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“What do I need to bring to closing?”

*Please note that these are standard items required for a typical residential closing. Your closing agent may request additional items.

Seller:

  • Photo Identification
  • Your copy of the purchase agreement
  • Items to pass on to the Buyer – warranties,  homeowner’s association brochures, etc…
  • House keys, garage door openers, access cards
  • Invoices for any items unpaid- assessments, utilities, taxes

Buyer:

  • Photo Identification
  • Your copy of the purchase agreement
  • Cashier’s check for the amount to close (Be sure to ask prior to your closing appointment)
  • Proof of Insurance for house, fire, flood, hurricane, etc…
  • Good Faith Estimate from your Lender for comparison

City of Tampa

Services Company Link Telephone
Telephone Verizon 800-483-1000
Electricity TECO 813-223-0800
Water/Sewer/Trash Tampa Solid Waste 813-274-8811
Cable Television Brighthouse Networks 813-684-6100
Gas TECO/Peoples Gas 813-272-1501
Tax Info Tax Collector 813-272-6000
Property Appraiser Hillsborough County 813-272-6100
Newspaper Tampa Tribune 813-259-7422

City of Clearwater

Services Company Link Telephone
Telephone Verizon 800-483-1000
Electricity Duke Energy 727-443-2641
Water/Sewer/Trash Clearwater Utilities 727-562-4960
Cable Television Brighthouse Networks 888-289-8988
Gas Clearwater  Gas 727-562-4980
Tax Info Tax Collector 727-464-7777
Property Appraiser Pinellas County 727-464-3207
Newspaper Tampa Tribune 727-895-1181

City of St. Petersburg

Services Company Link Telephone
Telephone Verizon 800-483-1000
Electricity Duke Energy 727-443-2641
Water/Sewer/Trash City of St. Petersburg 727-893-7334
Cable Television Brighthouse Networks 888-289-8988
Gas Peoples Gas Co. 727-832-6747
Tax Info Tax Collector 727-464-7777
Property Appraiser Pinellas County 727-464-3207
Newspaper  Tampa Bay Times 727-895-1181