Consider these steps to take when moving into an off-campus property.
Consider taking photos as proof of any damages (use a camera that automatically imprints the date on each photo, if possible). Save the photos for when you move out in case you need to withhold costs from your security deposit. When repairs are needed, document them in writing and have the property manager or owner sign to that effect.
Utilities or services might include:
Note: Ask the landlord which utilities you, as the tenant, are responsible for setting up and paying.
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