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Some of the items to complete after signing the real estate contract to purchase a house and before closing

Order the title insurance commitment

Review the commitment title insurance policy. Your attorney will review the commitment for, e.g.

Order the survey

Review the survey (your lawyer will likely also do this)

Apply for 3rd party financing:

Order inspections: [repairs are often paid for by seller up to a set limit if required]

Provide any required notices, e.g.,

Order any necessary repairs or e.g.,

Schedule Closing

Agree on a time and date for the parties to meet at the closing company and schedule that time with the title company.

Documents to be prepared for Closing

Other items to be completed simultaneously with or after closing: