CHAPTER 9: After Closing To-Do List

Congrats you just closed on your home, now what? Below is a list of items you should do once you sign the docs and get your keys.     

1) Store all Closing Docs in a Safe Place

2) Set up the utilities

3) Change the locks

4) Put your Name on the Mailbox & Buzzer

5) Check the Temperature on the Water Heater

6) Cover the Windows

7) Meet Your closest neighbors

8) Update Your Mailing Address

9) Change Your Driver’s License Address

10) Have a Handyman, Small Contractor or Designer on Call

11) Transfer/set up the utilities in your name (i.e electric, gas, cable/internet)