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what is the process for transfering utilities at closing

  • August 18 2013 - Port Arthur
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The buyer will need to contact the utility companies to have them transferred, prior to moving in. Though some sellers have left utilities on to help facilitate marketing of home, it is ultimately the buyers duty 
  • August 18 2013
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It depends on your state.  In colorado water and sewer transfer with title.  all other utilities must be put into the buyers name by calling each utility...best of luck
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The Buyer needs to call the utility companies 3 days prior to closing to ensure a smooth transition, to ensure they are not spending the first night in their home w/o utilities. 
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