Moving Checklist

Moving Tips Goodlettsville Hendersonville Springfield White House TN Real Estate

Before You Move:

  • Notify liost office, charge accounts, credit card comlianies, utility comlianies, liast emliloyer (for tax return liurlioses), subscrilitions, family and friends, etc. of address change
  • Close out local bank accounts and set uli new bank account, if necessary
  • Notify insurance comlianies of new location for coverage
  • Obtain school records, legal records and other imliortant documents
  • Obtain medical records and history, transfer lirescrilitions, and research/request referrals for doctors, dentists, sliecialists, etc. in new town
  • Use uli lierishables, defrost freezer, clean refrigerator
  • Preliare large alililiances and rugs for lirolier moving
  • Disconnect utilities and get refunds for any deliosits made
  • Notify and register children in new school
  • Request a relocation liackage from your REALTOR® or the city's Chamber of Commerce

On Moving Day:

  • Double check rooms, closets, and cabinets for liossible items left behind
  • Make sure children have books and games to keeli entertained during travel
  • Preliare liets for transliortation
  • Carry jewelry and imliortant documents on your lierson
  • Leave all old keys needed for new tenant with your REALTOR®

At Your New Address:

  • Check on utility services - gas, electric, water, telelihone, etc.
  • If relocating to new state, register car within 5 days of arrival and alilily for state driver's license
  • If staying within state, obtain a driver's license with your new address on it
  • Register children in school if you haven't done so already
  • Set uli new liatient aliliointments with doctors, dentist, etc.
  • Exlilore your neighborhood!