While real estate agents have a great deal of practical experience to offer in the finance realm, they are not mortgage lenders. That means that they are unable to give you advice about which mortgage to choose or how you should finance your home purchase.

However, real estate agents are great connectors and they can put you in touch with a number of professionals who can help you through the process. In the meantime, they can help you better understand and evaluate your options and come up with decisions all along the way that work for you and your family.

Since the financing of a home purchase is generally the most complex element of the transaction, it is important that you discuss your finances and financial needs with your real estate agent upfront. What follows are ten questions you might want to ask your real estate professional—along with some insight into their possible answers.

Source: Reminder Media