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Top 5 Things to Remember When Moving to Grasslands Lakeland FL Home

Top 5 Things to Remember When Moving to Grasslands Lakeland FL Home


Moving to your new home in Grasslands Lakeland Florida can be a stressful and trying time. With a lot of stuff that needs to be done, it is easy to lose your cool. However, there are several things that you can do to help you cope with the moving process. Here are five basic things that you need to remember and take care of as you move into your new home. 

Here are moving reminders when you buy your new Grasslands Lakeland FL home for sale.

1. Get your address changes

One of the most important things you have to keep in mind when moving to your new home in Grasslands communities in Lakeland FL is to have your address changed. Make it a point to stop by at your old post office and inquire about what needs to be done. It will also be helpful if you will contact your creditors so that they will be aware of the move and you won’t miss any bill.


2. Connect and disconnect your utilities

No matter how much you love your new home in Grasslands Golf & Country Club, it will be useless when it lacks water, gas, or electricity when you move in. Remember to inform your suppliers that you are moving to ensure that you are connected before you move, and that you’re disconnected from your old home. Moving could also be a good opportunity to find a new provider.


3. Find a good school and register your kids

Locating a good school is a task that you can do before moving to your new home. However, if you do not have the time to do it, you need to research schools once you arrive in your new house. Once you find the right educational institution, transfer your children’s records and order new uniform. The sooner you register your kids, the faster they can establish a regular routine. This will help them settle easier in your new residence.


4. Make sure that your new home is pest-free

Nobody wants to live in a home that is riddled by unwanted creatures. If you have access to your new home, set off a bug bomb a day before the move. You may also hire an exterminator to come and spray your new home. It will be more difficult to deal with pests and critters after all your stuff arrives.


5. Discover local resources

Remember to take a walk around your new neighborhood. Introduce yourself to people you pass by. This is one of the best ways to get a recommendation for a handyman, babysitter, or anything else you might need. It also pays to research your new area for information about local news and facilities.


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Petra Norris - REALTOR®, SFR
Managing Broker - CDV TransAtlantic, Inc.
CDV TransAtlantic Inc
(863) 619-6918
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Comment balloon 1 commentPetra Norris • November 02 2015 10:23AM


I agree, Petra. Moving can really be a challenging part of the entire homebuying process. Thanks for sharing these excellent reminders!

Posted by Connie Wolff, REALTOR, SRES, EPRO, ASR, CNE (EXP Realty LLC) almost 4 years ago

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