Okay, if you’re reading this, it’s likely because you are buying or selling an Albuquerque, Rio Rancho, Corrales, Placitas, or East Mountains home. First, let us say CONGRATULATIONS, but more importantly, let us say thank you for choosing to use Q Realty, Inc. We sincerely appreciate your business.
Now that we are approaching your closing date, you need to call your utility companies to coordinate to have the utilities transferred into or out of your name as of the day of possession, which is likely the day following your closing. Below are some of the various Albuquerque area utility companies and their phone numbers, along with some others you might find helpful. As always, please do not hesitate to call us with any questions regarding utilities or anything related to your sale or purchase.
HANDY PHONE NUMBERS
PNM Electric Company – 505-246-5700 (Ask for a transfer of service, not a cut-off. A cut off may cause additional fees to have the electricity turned back on.)
NM Gas Company – 888-664-2726 (Ask for a transfer of service, not a cut-off. A cut off may cause additional fees to have the gas turned back on.)
Albuquerque Water Department – 505-768-2800 (Water, Sewer, and Garbage service – ask for transfer of billing address only.)
New Mexico Utilities – 505-898-2661 (Water & Sewer service in Paradise Hills area)
Rio Rancho Water & Waste Water Department – 505-891-5020
Waste Management Company – 505-892-1200 (Garbage collection in Rio Rancho, Village of Los Ranchos, some areas within Paradise Hills, Corrales, South Valley, East Mountains, and Valencia County)
Sandia Heights Service – 505-857-8924 (Includes water, sewer refuse service, security patrol, and homeowner’s association for Sandia Heights & Primrose Pointe.)
Comcast Cable – (505) 344-0690
Albuquerque Journal– (505) 823-4400
US Postal Service – (800) 275-8777 – If your new home has a cluster mailbox, you may or may not get a key from the seller at closing. It is recommended that you take your closing documents to the nearest post office shortly after closing to schedule a re-key for your mailbox so that your mail is completely secure.
Should you have any questions or if we can provide you with any further information, please don’t hesitate to call.