Moving?

Moving out of Crystal

Arrange for a Housing Maintenance Compliance Inspection (forms are listed below). This process must be completed prior to closing.  Note: The seller must complete ordered corrections unless the buyer signs an agreement with the City to accept responsibility for completing the corrections.

  • Once a closing date has been established, call Utility Billing at (763) 531-1114 to schedule a final reading of your water meter.
  • Cancel your utilities (gas, telephone, garbage, electricity, cable) by contacting each company that provides service to you.
  • Contact the assessing specialist at (763) 531-1118 or gail.vankrevelen@crystalmn.gov to notify her that you are moving.

Moving into Crystal

Verify with either your real estate agent or the seller that a Housing Maintenance Compliance inspection has been completed.  This process must be completed prior to closing.  Note: The seller must complete ordered corrections unless the buyer signs an agreement with the City to accept responsibility for completing the corrections.

  • Once a closing date has been established, call Utility Billing at (763) 531-1114 to change the account into your name as the new owner.
  • Set up other utilities (gas-CenterPoint Energy, telephone, garbage-contact City Hall or see a list of licensed garbage haulers, electricity-Xcel Energy, cable-Comcast)
  • File for the homestead credit on your property taxes by coming into City Hall during business hours (Monday – Friday; 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.). You can begin the process by printing out the Homestead Application form and filling it out before coming to City Hall.


Housing Maintenance Compliance forms:

Application Form (this can also be completed online using the ePermits option)
Inspection Checklist

FAQs
Notice to Homeowner