Move-in/Move-out Check List

It is in both the landlord's and the tenant's interest to conduct an inspection of the unit, together, within a few days of moving in, and again prior to moving out. The results of the inspection should be recorded and a copy of it retained by both the landlord and the tenant.

The following checklist has been included to provide some guidance:

                                                           Condition on Arrival      Condition on Departure 

Living Room
      Floor & Floor Covering
      Drapes
      Walls & Ceiling
      Furniture (if any)
      Light Fixtures
      Windows, Screens & Doors
      Smoke Detector
      Other

Kitchen
      Floor & Floor Covering
      Walls & Ceiling
      Stove & Oven
      Refrigerator
      Counters
      Dishwasher
      Garbage Disposal
      Light Fixtures
      Windows, Screens & Doors
      Sink & Plumbing
      Cupboards
      Smoke Detector
      Other

Dining Room
      Floor & Floor Covering
      Drapes
      Walls & Ceiling
      Furniture (if any)
      Light Fixtures
      Windows, Screens & Doors
      Other

Bathroom(s)
      Floor & Floor Covering
      Sink(s) & Counter(s)
      Shower(s)
      Walls & Ceiling
      Light Fixtures
      Windows, Screens & Doors
      Other

Bedroom(s)
      Floor & Floor Covering
      Walls & Ceiling
      Furniture (if any)
      Light Fixtures
      Windows, Screens & Doors
      Smoke Detector
      Other

Other Areas
      Floor & Floor Covering
      Windows, Screens & Doors
      Wall & Ceiling
      Furnace/Heater
      Air Conditioning (if any)
      Lawn/Ground Covering
      Patio, Terrace, Deck,etc.
      Other

Check list completed at the beginning of the tenancy on (date)_______ approved by 

_____________ (landlord) and ____________________ (tenant).

Check list completed at the end of the tenancy on (date)_______ approved by 

_____________ (landlord) and ____________________ (tenant).