Seller Closing Checklist

Below are items you should complete before your closing:

  • Purchase and Sale Agreement:
  • Marr Law Firm has legible, fully signed contract.
  • Seller Information Sheet:
  • Complete and submit to Marr Law Firm.
  • Mortgage Payoff Information:
  • Submit to Marr Law Firm and include loan number, social security number and lender phone number.
  • Attending Closing:
  • If any seller is not able to attend closing, discuss alternatives with Marr Law Firm.
  • Power of Attorney:
  • If a Power of Attorney is needed for closing, the Marr Law Firm will prepare.
  • Schedule:
  • Schedule your closing time with Marr Law Firm as far in advance as possible.
  • Divorce Proceedings:
  • If any party on title to the property was in the past, or is currently in a divorce proceeding, provide Marr Law Firm with settlement agreement.
  • Estate/Probate:
  • If any party on title to the property is deceased, contact Marr Law Firm with estate and probate information.
  • Automatic Debit:
  • Consider contacting your lender prior to closing to terminate the automatic debit of mortgage payments.
  • Repairs:
  • If Marr Law Firm is required to collect for repair items at closing, deliver the invoices to your closer.
  • Home Buyers Warranty

On day of closing, make sure to have the following:

  • Photo Identification:
  • Bring photo identification to closing in the form of drivers license, passport or state issued identification card.
  • Cashier’s Check:
  • If the sale of your home requires you to bring funds to closing, they must be in the form of certified funds. You can have the cashier’s check payable to yourself or Marr Law Firm.
  • Wire Transfer:
  • If you are wiring your closing funds to our escrow account, be sure that the wire is requested at least 48 hours before the closing.
  • Power of Attorney:
  • If you have a pre‐approved Power of Attorney, you must bring the original document to closing.
  • Lender Requirements:
  • Bring any documents required by lender as conditions of closing.
  • Personal Checkbook:
  • If the sale of your home requires you to bring funds to closing, they must be in the form of certified funds.
  • Keys:
  • Bring all copies of house, mailbox, keys etc. (including garage door openers).