What Not to Overlook on a Final Walk-through
Be sure that:
§ Repairs you’ve requested have been made. Obtain copies of paid bills and any related warranties.
§ All items that were included in the sale price—draperies, lighting fixtures—are still there.
§ Screens and storm windows are in place or stored.
§ All appliances are operating.
§ Intercom, doorbell, and alarm are operational.
§ Hot water heater is working.
§ HVAC is working.
§ No plants or shrubs have been removed from the yard.
§ Garage door opener and other remotes are available.
§ Instruction books and warranties on appliances and fixtures are there.
§ All personal items of the sellers and all debris have been removed.
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