Move-In at The Commons on Kinnear

Every apartment at The Commons on Kinnear is fully furnished, and even comes with its own full-size washer and dryer. But to make your apartment really feel like home, you’ll need a few household items.

What items should I bring with me on move-in day? Move-In Day | The Commons on Kinnear
  • Bed, Bath & Shower Items: linens, towels, shower curtain, toiletries
  • Kitchen Items: pots, pans, plates, bowls, silverware, glassware, toaster, coffee maker
  • Electronics: personal TV, DVD player, gaming systems
What items should I NOT bring?
  • Large furniture since all of our apartments are fully furnished
  • Pets
  • Hot plates, grills, space heaters, candles
  • Keyboards, pianos, large-scale stereo systems of any kind because they can be disruptive to the community
Are there any items I might forget that are useful?
  • Laundry detergent since all of our apartments have a washer and dryer in unit
  • Vacuum and cleaning supplies to help with upkeep

There are also some things you need to take care of before move-in day.

Do I need to set up utilities?

Electricity must be set up before move-in day, and the account number should be made available to The Commons on Kinnear office staff.

What needs to be paid before I move in?

All fees, deposits, and rent should be paid in full well before move-in day, so there is no exchange of funds the day of. Move-in is a very busy time for our staff.

Finally, here’s what you should know about move-in day logistics.

Where should I park on move-in day?

Parking is on each floor of our five-level parking garage. There is no towing this day, so residents and parents are free to park while moving items into the building. We also have move-in stations to streamline the move-in process, and staff on site to direct new residents.

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We can’t wait to welcome you to The Commons! If you have any other questions about move-in, don’t hesitate to contact us.