Seller's Checklist

Just sold your home?  Wondering what you need to do next?  If you have sold a home in Metro Vancouver area, here is a quick checklist with some important links to get you ready for completion day:

1. Gather a complete package of closing documents in the transaction from your Lawyer/Notary.

2. Notify Personal & Business Contacts of Address Change.

3. Cancel Home Insurance.

4. Cancel Utilities:

5. Clean property after move-out.

6. Put Remotes, Keys, Garage Openers, etc. in one location.

7. Collect all the manuals, warranties and receipts for appliances.

8. Shut off valves for water/gas if the home will be vacant for a long period.

9. Update Key Personal Documents with your New Address:

Checklists are a great way to keep organized and reduce the stress of moving. 

Joanne Hoekstra is a Realtor® and Sales Advisor with rennie & Associates Realty and currently part of the Tsawwassen Shores sales team. Joanne is experienced in helping buyers find their perfect community and also works with investors building their real estate portfolio. In working with Sellers, Joanne ensures the best customer service from listing through to completion of the sale.  She is always on the look out for great investment opportunities. Joanne can be reached at 604-722-6645 or or follow Joanne on Facebook at

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