Who is responsible for past electricity bills if seller hasn't paid themHi I am buying a short sale and owner probably hasn't paid past electricity and water bills.Who will be responsible for past bills after the close?Do I need to inform city or PG&E about the closing date?How does it work?regardsrbharolOctober 19 2011 - US00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.