New Homeowners Checklist

Homeowner checklist

Don't forget these important items on your to-do list.

  • Call gas, water and electric companies and transfer service into your name.
  • File a change of address with USPS and IRS.
  • Notify credit card companies, bank and investment companies of your new address.
  • Update your license, registration and voter card.
  • Update passport.
  • Alert your internet and cable company.
  • Find out your neighborhoods designated trash days.
  • Install outlet covers if you have small children.
  • Develop a family escape plan in case of fire.
  • Locate main circuit breaker and water shutoff valve.