All rent is due on or before the first day of each month and can be paid with a money order or personal check through the mail, put in our drop slot in the front door of our office, or paid through the tenant portal.
Any rent not received by the 4th of any month is subject to a $25.00 late fee. There is an additional $35.00 late fee imposed after the 10th, if any portion of your rent has not been received.
If you know your rent will be late, kindly contact our office as soon as possible to make arrangements for payment.
We welcome your spayed or neutered cat with an additional $200 deposit and an additional $10 per month rent. A short pet addendum to the rental agreement will be required. Dogs and rodents are not permitted on the premises at any time. Fish and some caged birds may be permitted with written permission from the landlord.
Southern Hills is a 100% nonsmoking community. Smoking is not allowed inside the individual apartments, in any hallways, laundry rooms, or common areas, or in the parking lot or yard.
Any utilities paid by the tenant should be set up directly with Alliant Energy.
A properly maintained gas grill may be stored and used on the deck or patio. Due to the high fire risk, charcoal grills are not allowed.
Cable / Satellite Television:
If you wish to purchase a cable television package, it is easist to arrange that through Joel at Mediacom. He can be reached at 515-971-5635. Satellite dishes may not be placed in any common area not specifically rented by the tenant (such as the yard or roof) and may not be installed in such a way that it damages any part of the premises.