Should I Cancel My Utilities?
No. Working electricity and water/sewer are a necessity for us to show your home properly. Please do not cancel your utilities when you leave your home. Once the home is in rent ready condition, and you have dropped off all items required to start property management services, the agents will start to show your home. He/she will need electricity to show your home properly. A few examples of why working utilities are necessary: An outside porch light and inside microwave light left on will certainly help with safety. A running refrigerator will help it not to grow mold. Working showers will assist potential tenants in verifying water pressure (which many want to do).