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Moving to a New House? Here’s a Checklist to Plan Your Move

August 10, 2015

Once you are done with buying a new home for your family and finally all set with the paperwork and formalities related to your home finance, then comes the time to move in. However, there are certain things that you need to take care of before you move in to your new home. To help you plan moving, we have compiled few key things that needs to be done beforehand. Let’s look at the checklist below –

Utilities and Services – It is important to take note of meter readings at the time of leaving your old home as well as when you move in to the new one.

  • Electricity
  • Water
  • Gas Supply
  • Telephone
  • Cable TV

Banks and Employer – Apply for the address change with your bank as well as the employer for future correspondence related to –

  • Bank Statements
  • Credit Card Bills
  • Insurance/Pension Departments
  • Place of Employment
  • Social Security Agency
  • Solicitor/Lawyer
  • Election/Voting Department
  • Vehicle Registration Office

Healthcare Providers – If moving to your new home is quite distant from your existing healthcare service providers, informing them about your new address is always a good idea. Include –

  • Your Family Physician
  • Your Dentist
  • Your Optician

At last, think of all those from whom you receive mails and posts and inform them about your change of address. You may include –

  • Magazine Subscriptions
  • Membership Establishments
  • Fitness Centre like Gym, Spa, etc.
  • Local Club like Sports & Recreation Centres
  • Educational Institute like School, College, etc.

Buying a new home has now become much easier and the reduced rate of interest these days are encouraging homebuyers to buy dream home at affordable rates through home loans in Australia. If you too are interested in finding the most competitively priced home loan deal, all it takes is to discuss your needs and individual situation with the home loan experts at Loans Direct. You can Book a No Obligation Free Consultation with them to know more.

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