RENTAL GUIDE: Standard Information Applying to All Properties
Tenants pay for all utilities.
Water, sewer and trash are billed monthly by the City of Iowa City, and
depend solely on actual usage by occupants of the property.
Pre-dated rent checks shall be given to Landlords at start of
lease. This is meant to eliminate late rent. Rent shall be paid with
individual checks from each tenant.
Heavy cleaning may be necessary when tenants move in at the start
of the lease, due to prior tenants not doing a good job of cleaning up.
In the event this situation arises, new tenants agree to do this cleaning
and will be paid for their time by Landlords by using prior tenants'
No candle burning, no tobacco smoking, no kegs of beer or large parties,
and no pets are allowed on premises.
Tenants need to follow rules regarding normal upkeep of property,
neighborhood conduct rules, and compliance with City
of Iowa City housing code ordinances as detailed in the lease. Failure
to do so will result in violation charges to security deposit. Tenants
will be required to sign
City of Iowa City’s “Information
Disclosure and Acknowledgment Form” regarding maximum occupancy
of the property, among other items. Disorderly house charges will be
fined $200.00 each and charged
to the security deposit.
Prospective tenants interested in leasing this property will need
to submit reference information sheets to Landlords. These forms are
available online by clicking here.
Tenants are responsible for taking care of snow shoveling in a timely
manner. The city requires snow removal within 24 hours of snowfall. At
the tenant's expense, carpets will be professionally cleaned at the termination
of tenancy. The charge will be deducted from tenant's security deposit.