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Moving Checklist for Buyers

HEGG RealtorsĀ®

If you are ready to buy a home in the Sioux Falls area, this handy moving checklist will help make your move as smooth as possible. Just follow the checklist below step-by-step! Also, feel free to contact us if you need help buying new home—we are here to help!

Select A Moving Company

  • Get estimates from moving companies
  • Select mover and confirm move dates 

Address Change

  • Post Office – give forwarding address
  • Credit Card – change accounts
  • Licenses
  • Subscriptions
  • Voter Registration
  • Friends/Family

Garage Sale & Packing

  • Plan a garage sale to get rid of unwanted items
  • Begin packing items that you will not use before the move


  • Transfer Funds
  • Arrange accounts in new location
  • Arrange credit references
  • Transfer safe deposit box

Delivery Services

  • Laundry, Newspaper, etc.


  • Notify companies of change

Utility Companies

  • Recover any deposits from current accounts
  • Order service for gas, electric, water, sewer, phone, garbage, internet, cable, lawn, alarm/security

Medical, Dental, And Prescriptions

  • Obtain complete records from current providers
  • Establish new relationships


  • Transfer records/transcripts
  • Register at new school(s)


  • Obtain current records – vaccinations, rabies,
  • Spay/neuter certificates

Health Clubs

  • Cancel account
  • Establish new relationships

Are You Ready to
Buy a Home?

We can help. Contact us today.

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