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Moving Checklist

Moving Checklist

Now that you have sold your home, it is time to move. We have complied the list below to help make moving a little easier.

    File Address Change With

  • Post Office.

  • Financial institutions.

  • Any mailed subscriptions.

  • Friends and relatives.

    Utilities

  • Obtain refunds on deposits.

  • Ensure all utility accounts are transferred or closed for the vacated residence.

  • Set up utility accounts for the new residence.

    Medical and Dental

  • Ask for doctor and dentist referrals (if moving to a new city).

  • Transfer prescriptions.

    Preparing for the New Residents

  • Empty freezer.

  • Defrost freezer and clean refrigerator.

    Preparing for the New Residents

  • Empty freezer.

  • Defrost freezer and clean refrigerator.

    Before the Move

  • Arrange for packing services for pictures and art.

  • Plan for the needs of small children and pets if applicable.

    On Moving Day

  • Secure your own valuables and documents and transport them yourself.

  • Make sure pets and children get travel breaks.

  • Triple check closets and storage spaces.

  • Make sure keys, garage openers, house keys, mailbox and pool keys along with are left behind for the new buyer(s), if not already provided.

* Please be advised that this Moving Checklist is not to be considered, but is merely intended to provide general guidance.