We Energies collects records of past bills for every house or apartment in Wisconsin. This can help you get an idea of energy costs in your specific unit. Consider calling We Energies to get an idea of what to expect when you open your first few bills. You can transfer, start, or stop your energy service through We Energies moving section.
Internet and cable are also services to consider. These can be packaged or separate, depending on your budget and which services you and any roommates decide you want. The two prominent companies in Milwaukee are Charter Spectrum and AT&T.
Water bills vary from landlord to landlord. Some will include water costs in rent, while others will require tenants to pay for water separately. Check your lease or ask your landlord for specifications on this.