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After Closing and Beyond Checklist

Now that your dream home has funded with Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation, you need to know the next steps to take! Here is a quick checklist that may help you complete a few to-do items while moving into your new home.

  • Store housing documents in a safe and secure location

  • Make sure you are aware of when your first home loan payment is due

  • Watch for a transfer of servicing notice from Fairway, which will be delivered in a green envelope

  • Look into potential tax benefits that may be available to homebuyers in your area

  • Schedule a home cleaning, if necessary

  • Make a list of any necessary home repairs or updates

  • Check and adjust the water heater

  • Change your locks and any keypad passwords

  • Transfer all applicable warranties to your name

  • Inform your bank, employer, creditors, & the United States Post Office of your move & change of address

  • Update your drivers license, car registration, auto policy and voters registration

  • Register your children at their new school or update their address at their current school

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