Moving to Oxford MS - Moving Checklist
It's almost time to move. Do you have an organized plan?
Before You Move:
- Take care of the big stuff: notify the post office, charge accounts, credit card
companies, utility companies, past employer (for tax return purposes),
subscriptions, family and friends, etc. of address change.
- Closeout your local bank accounts and set up new bank accounts, if necessary.
- Notify insurance companies of your new location for coverage.
- Obtain school records, legal records, and other important documents.
- Obtain medical records and history, transfer prescriptions, and research/request referrals for doctors, dentists, specialists, etc. in new town.
- Use up perishables, defrost freezer, clean refrigerator.
- Prepare large appliances and rugs for proper moving.
- Disconnect utilities and get refunds for any deposits made.
- Notify and register children in new school.
- Request a relocation package from your REALTOR® or the city's Chamber of Commerce.
On Moving Day:
- Double-check rooms, closets, and cabinets for possible items left behind.
- Make sure children have books and games to keep entertained during travel.
- Prepare pets for transportation.
- Carry jewelry and important documents on your person.
- Leave all old keys needed for the new tenant with your REALTOR®.
At Your New Address:
- Check on utility services - gas, electric, water, telephone, etc.
- If relocating to a new state, register car within 5 days of arrival and apply for a state driver's license.
- If staying within the state, obtain a driver's license with your new address on it.
- Register children in school if you haven't done so already.
- Set up new patient appointments with doctors, dentist, etc.
- Explore your neighborhood!
CONGRATULATIONS! Your big day is almost here! Are you ready?
Rexanne Collins, Market Realty
Oxford MS Real Estate Agent - Serving Oxford and surrounding towns and communities.
Call or Text: 662-586-1640
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