Are You Ready to Move?!

You've bought, now what?  Here's a checklist I like to give to my clients to help clear up some of the 'what nows?' that happen after you've purchased your new home.

You can download this checklist as a PDF file - click here .


Send change of address cards

___Post Office
___Charge Accounts
___Subscriptions
___Friends
___Relatives

Notify Insurance Companies

___Health
___Life
___Auto
___Home Owners
___Check with Insurance Agent on coverage of Life, Car and Household goods on route to new home.

Disconnect utilities, get refund deposits, and advise of Final Bill address

___Water
___Electric
___Gas
___Telephone
___Fuel
___Garbage Removal

Cancel Deliveries

___Newspapers
___Other
___Change the locks on new property

Transfer Bank Accounts

___Chequing
___Savings
___Safety Deposit Box
___Have Bank recommend affiliate in new city

Transfer Memberships

___Church
___Clubs
___Civic Organizations
___Gym

Obtain Medical Records

___General Practitioner
___Dentist
___Optometrist

Other

___Make arrangements with Moving Company
___Obtain School Records for children
___Obtain Birth and Baptismal Records for all
family members
___Obtain Legal Records
___Re-Evaluate your Will
___Obtain Prescription Refill
___Car tune up
___Other