Moving Out

Moving can be a hectic time so we’ve summarized below highlights to help you stay organized.

10 Key Steps to Moving Out of Your Home or Apartment

  • Sign a Residents 30 Day Notice to Vacate. If your tenancy has been ended. Confirm Move-out Date.
  • Sleep Sound will email helpful tips and reminders as your move-out date gets closer.
  • Thoroughly Read Sleep Sound’s Move-out Instructions.
  • Contact your Property Manager with any questions you have about the move-out instructions.
  • Set aside enough time to clean and return the property to Sleep Sound.
    1. Pro Tip: Don’t underestimate the time it takes to clean. Most move-out’s require at least 5 hour or more of cleaning. Give yourself enough time. Professionally cleaning is expensive ($50-$60 per hour).
  • Schedule any vendors to help e.g. Cleaners or Carpet Cleaning Providers.
  • Schedule the removal of any bulk items e.g. furniture.
    1. Pro Tip: Visit Metro Recycling to learn about proper disposal.
  • Complete Change of Address with USPS.
    1. Pro Tip: Make sure any recent package orders have your new address e.g.
  • Providing Forward Address to Property Management Team if you haven’t already.
  • Make arrangements to return keys to the office or if Express Access, leave on site.
  • If dropping off onsite, place keys in envelope and label with address.

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