Moving Checklist For Sellers

MOVING

Plan you moving method (truck rental, hiring movers, etc.)

Check your furniture for existing damages

Label boxes by room and content

Take inventory before movers leave, sign the bill of landing

ADDRESS CHANGE

Post Office (forwarding address)

Return borrowed, checked-out and rental items

Provide important contacts with your new address:

⬜ Employers ⬜ Family & Friends ⬜ Attorney ⬜Bank ⬜New owners

 

REPAIR

Complete all home repairs agreed on the contract

Make sure doors, windows and locks work properly

Keep essential tools handy (screwdrivers, wrench, pliers, tape, etc.)

CLEAN

Thoroughly clean all areas of the house (stains, odors, dust)

Remove all outdoor belongings from patio, deck, terrace, etc.

PAPERWORK

Make sure all paperwork for the old and new place is complete

Cancel automated payment plans and local accounts/memberships

 

MEDICAL

Obtain complete records from current providers

Make sure your prescriptions are filled

PLAN AHEAD

 Take the day off for moving day

Schedule disconnection/connection of utilities: ⬜ Phone ⬜ Internet ⬜ Cable ⬜ Water ⬜ Gas ⬜ Electric

PETS

⬜ Research on the vets in the new area

⬜ Update tags or microchip info

⬜ Have the carrier ready

⬜ Leave them with a friend or schedule a kennel service for moving day

 

BEFORE LEAVING

⬜ Check for things left behind

(Look behind doors)

⬜ Lock the windows and doors

⬜ Turn off the lights

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