The Homes.com Questions and Answers Community offers a great opportunity for New York real estate professionals to connect with the public. Consumers looking for an apartment for rent or homes for sale in New York can reach out for answers to their questions about financing and credit. By offering answers,New York mortgage lenders and other professionals can demonstrate value and build credibility. Registered users can even set alerts for local coverage areas in order to be contacted when questions are posted in areas of choice. Other tools of particular interest to consumers buying a house include the Homes.com New York home values tool, the mortgage rates section, and the mortgage calculator.