Agreement to terms
1.1. By using or accessing the Site, you agree that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by all of these Terms. If you do not want to agree to these Terms, you must not access or use the Site.
1.2. You must be at least 18 years of age to use our Site. By using our Site and accepting these Terms, you confirm that you are at least 18 years of age.
Changes to our site
2.1. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to make changes to the content of this Site or suspend or discontinue any aspect of this Site, which may include your access to it.
Intellectual property rights
3.1. The copyright and all other intellectual property rights in this Site (including all code, databases, functionality, software, files, links, website designs, audio, video, text, photographs, graphics, and other materials published on the Site) and the trademarks, service marks, and logos contained therein belong to us, or our licensor(s). All rights are reserved.
3.3. If you are a consumer, subject to clause 3.2, you may download material from this Site for the sole purpose of using this Site where we provide an option for you to do so. However, you must not copy, transmit, modify, republish, store (in whole or in part), frame or pass-off any material or information on or downloaded from this Site without our prior written consent.
3.4. If you are a business, subject to clause 3.2, you must not copy, transmit, modify, republish, store (in whole or in part), frame, pass-off or link to any material or information on or downloaded from this Site without our prior written consent.
3.5. We reserve all rights not expressly granted to you in and to the Site, the Content and the Marks.
4.1. You may be required to register with the Site. You must be at least 18 years of age to register. At our discretion, we may refuse your application for registration. If we accept your application for registration, you will be given access at the point of application.
4.2. Each registration is for a single user only. You must not share your username and password with any other person or with multiple users on a network.
4.3. You agree to keep your password confidential and accept sole responsibility for all use of and for keeping secret any password that may have been given to you or chosen by you for use on this Site You will notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of them or any other breach of security of this Site of which you become aware.
4.4. You undertake that all information provided by you for the purposes of registering with us is accurate and complete.
4.5. We have the right to disable any account or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these Terms.
5.2. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current, or incomplete, we have the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Site (or any portion thereof).
Your obligations and acceptable use
6.1. You may not access or use the Site for any purpose other than that for which we make the Site available. The Site may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors except those that are specifically endorsed or approved by us in writing.
6.2. You accept that you are solely responsible for ensuring that your computer system meets all relevant technical specifications necessary to use this Site and that your computer system is compatible with this Site.
6.3. You must not misuse our system or this Site. In particular, you must not hack into, circumvent security or otherwise disrupt the operation of our system and this Site, or attempt to carry out any of the foregoing. This includes introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is or could be malicious or technologically harmful. You must not misuse any forms on the Site and any forms you submit must be a genuine enquiry.
6.4. You must not use or attempt to use any automated program (including, without limitation, any spider or other web crawler) to access our system or this Site. You must not engage in any automated use of the Site, such as using scripts to send comments or messages, or using any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. You must not use, launch, develop, or distribute any automated system, including without limitation, any spider, robot, cheat utility, scraper, or offline reader that accesses the Site, or use or launch any unauthorized script or other software. Any such use or attempted use of an automated program shall be a misuse of our system and this Site. Obtaining access to any part of our system or this Site by means of any such automated programs is strictly unauthorized.
6.5. You must not upload or use inappropriate or offensive language or content or solicit any commercial services in any communication, form or email you send or submit, from or to the Site.
6.6. Whenever you make use of features that allow you to upload content to our Site, or to make contact with other users via our Site, you must comply with the content standards set out in these Terms. You warrant that any such contribution does comply with the standards mentioned in section 7 and, if you are a business, you will indemnify us against any breach of this warranty.
6.7. Unless you have our prior written consent, you must not do or attempt to do any of the following:
6.7.1. Access this Site in order to obtain property information available from it other than by means of direct human interaction with its human-readable web pages by using either (a) a web browser which is directly accessing this Site or (b) a mobile app or other computer program published by us.
6.7.2. Use technical means to access this Site which enables, causes or facilitates you or others to access this Site in a manner prohibited by clause 6.7.1.
6.7.3. In particular and without limitation, unless you or others have our prior written consent, you or others may not extract or seek to extract property, user, or any other information from this Site other than by means of direct human interaction with the menu system, hyperlinks and search and filter functions displayed on the human-readable pages of this Site by using either (a) a web browser which is directly accessing this Site or (b) a mobile app or other computer program published by us.
6.8. If you are acting in the course of business, unless you have prior written consent from us, you may not use this Site for the purposes of undertaking research on the property market or our members. Where consent is given pursuant to this clause, we reserve the right to withdraw such permission without notice and without giving a reason.
6.9. By using the Site, you also agree not to:
6.9.1. Systematically retrieve data or other content from the Site to create or compile, directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database, or directory without written permission from us.
6.9.2. Trick, defraud, or mislead us and other users, especially in any attempt to learn sensitive account information such as user passwords.
6.9.3. Circumvent, disable, or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Site, including features that prevent or restrict the use or copying of any Content or enforce limitations on the use of the Site and/or the Content contained therein.
6.9.4. Disparage, tarnish, or otherwise harm, in our opinion, us and/or the Site.
6.9.5. Use any information obtained from the Site in order to harass, abuse, or harm another person.
6.9.6. Use the Site in a manner inconsistent with any applicable laws or regulations.
6.9.7. Engage in unauthorized framing of or linking to the Site.
6.9.8. Delete the copyright or other proprietary rights notice from any Content.
6.9.9. Upload or transmit (or attempt to upload or to transmit) any material that acts as a passive or active information collection or transmission mechanism, including without limitation, clear graphics interchange formats (“gifs”), 1×1 pixels, web bugs, cookies, or other similar devices (sometimes referred to as “spyware” or “passive collection mechanisms” or “pcms”).
6.9.10. Interfere with, disrupt, or create an undue burden on the Site or the networks or services connected to the Site.
6.9.11. Attempt to bypass any measures of the Site designed to prevent or restrict access to the Site, or any portion of the Site.
6.9.13. Except as permitted by applicable law, decipher, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any of the software or information comprising or in any way making up a part of the Site.
6.9.14. Make any unauthorized use of the Site, including collecting usernames and/or email addresses of users by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email, or creating user accounts by automated means or under false pretenses.
6.9.15. Use the Site as part of any effort to compete with us or otherwise use the Site and/or the Content for any revenue-generating endeavor or commercial enterprise.
6.9.16. Use the Site to advertise or offer to sell goods and services.
6.9.17. Sell or otherwise transfer your profile.
Interactive services, content and user generatred contributions
7.3. The views expressed by users on our Site do not represent our views or values.
7.4.1. The creation, distribution, transmission, public display, or performance, and the accessing, downloading, or copying of your Contributions do not and will not infringe the proprietary rights, including but not limited to the copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, or moral rights of any third party.
7.4.4. Your Contributions are not false, inaccurate, or misleading.
7.4.5. Your Contributions are not unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, pyramid schemes, chain letters, spam, mass mailings, or other forms of solicitation.
7.4.6. Your Contributions are not obscene, lewd, lascivious, filthy, violent, harassing, libelous, slanderous, or otherwise objectionable (as determined by us).
7.4.7. Your Contributions do not ridicule, mock, disparage, intimidate, or abuse anyone.
7.4.8. Your Contributions are not used to harass or threaten (in the legal sense of those terms) any other person and to promote violence against a specific person or class of people.
7.4.9. Your Contributions do not violate any applicable law, regulation, or rule.
7.4.10. Your Contributions do not violate the privacy or publicity rights of any third party.
7.4.11. Your Contributions do not violate any applicable law concerning child pornography, or otherwise intended to protect the health or well-being of minors.
7.4.12. Your Contributions do not include any offensive comments that are connected to race, national origin, gender, sexual preference, or physical handicap.
7.6. Where we believe a breach of clause 6 has occurred we may take such action as we deem appropriate. This action may include the following:
7.6.1. immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of your right to use our Site;
7.6.2. immediate, temporary or permanent removal of any posting or material uploaded by you to our Site;
7.6.3. further legal action against you; and
7.6.4. disclosure of such information to law enforcement or authorities as we reasonably feel necessary.
7.7. In addition to all of our rights set out above, we reserve the right to take down any content that you upload to our Site at any time without notice and without having to give a reason.
8.2. By submitting suggestions or other feedback regarding the Site, you agree that we can use and share such feedback for any purpose without compensation to you.
Third party content
9.1. The Site may contain links to third party websites and services. We provide such links as a convenience, and do not control or endorse these websites and services. You acknowledge and agree that we have not reviewed the content, advertising, products, services, or other materials that appear on such third party websites or services, and are not responsible for the legality, accuracy, or appropriateness of any such content, and shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with your use of any such third party websites or services.
9.2. We give no warranties or representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any of the information appearing in relation to any linked websites. We do not recommend any products or services advertised on those websites. If you decide to access any third party website linked from this Site, you do so at your own risk.
10.1. Whilst we endeavour to ensure that any material available for downloading from this Site is not contaminated in any way, we do not warrant that such material will be free from infection, viruses and/or similar code.
10.2. Due to the nature of software and the internet, we do not warrant that your access to, or the running of, this Site will be uninterrupted or error free. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our Site without notice. We shall not be liable if we cannot process your details due to circumstances beyond our reasonable control.
10.3. The information provided on this Site is for general interest only and does not constitute specific advice. Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our Site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our Site is accurate, complete or up to date.
10.4. We give no warranties or representations that the property or other information on this Site is correct, accurate or up-to-date.
10.5. We give no warranty or guarantee that the Site or information available on it complies with laws other than those of England and Wales.
10.6. Our Site is directed to people residing in the United Kingdom. We do not represent that content available on or through our Site is appropriate for use or available in other locations.
10.7. To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our Site or any content on it, whether express or implied.
10.8. We are not an estate agency. The details of the properties available on this Site are provided for your information only. We do not verify the property details provided and give no warranties or representations as to their accuracy or completeness. If you rely on these details, you do so at your own risk. We recommend that you check all property details with our member advertising the property before making any decisions or taking any action in regards to a property advertised on our Site.
11.2. We reserve the right to change, modify, or remove the contents of the Site at any time or for any reason at our sole discretion without notice. However, we have no obligation to update any information on our Site. We also reserve the right to modify or discontinue all or part of the Site without notice at any time. We will not be liable to you or any third party for any modification, price change, suspension, or discontinuance of the Site.
Linking to our side
12.1. If you are acting in the course of business, including if you are one of our members, you must not link directly to any property details page.
12.2. You may link to our home page provided that you do so in a way that does not (in our reasonable opinion and at our sole discretion) damage our reputation or expose us to risk.
12.3. If you are our member, you may only link to pages about you or the summary listings page which outlines all the property listings you have uploaded to the Site provided that you do so in a way that does not (in our reasonable opinion and at our sole discretion) damage our reputation or expose us to risk.
12.4. You must not include links to this Site in any other website, application or computer program without our prior written consent. In particular (but without limiting the foregoing) you must not include in any other website any “deep link” to any page on this Site.
12.5. We reserve the right to withdraw any linking permission granted within this section, irrespective of whether prior written consent was required, without notice and without giving a reason.
12.6. You must not load any images, information or any other assets directly from this Site onto any other website, application or computer program without our prior written consent.
12.7. Our Site must not be framed on any other Site.
12.8. You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
Limitation of liability
13.1. Whether you are a consumer or a business user we do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents (excluding our members) or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
13.2. Subject to clause 13.1, we will not be liable for any failures due to software or internet errors or unavailability, or any other circumstances beyond our reasonable control.
13.3. Subject to clause 13.1, we do not accept any liability for loss of your password or account ID caused by a breakdown, error, loss of power or otherwise caused by or to your computer system.
13.4. We may put in place such systems as we from time to time see fit to prevent automated programs being used to obtain unauthorised access to our system and this Site. Subject to clause 13.1, we will not be liable to you for any consequences arising out of or in connection with any such use or attempted use of automated programs to obtain unauthorised access to our system or this Site.
13.5. We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial of service attack or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our Site or to your downloading of any content on it, or any website linked to it.
13.6. If you choose to contact our members using the Site, your relevant information (including your e-mail address, telephone number and the address of the property you are considering a valuation on) will be sent to the member that you are enquiring with. We do not accept any liability for any subsequent communications that you receive directly from that member.
13.7. If you are a consumer user:
13.7.1. please note that we only provide our Site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our Site for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
13.7.1. if defective digital content that we have supplied damages a device or digital content belonging to you and this is caused by our failure to use reasonable care and skill, we will either repair the damage or pay you compensation.
13.8. If you are a business user, subject to clause 13.1:
13.8.1. we exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our Site or any content on it.
13.8.2. we will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
126.96.36.199. use of, or inability to use, our Site; or
188.8.131.52. use of or reliance on any content displayed on our Site.
13.8.3. In particular, we will not be liable for:
184.108.40.206. loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
220.127.116.11. business interruption;
18.104.22.168. loss of anticipated savings;
22.214.171.124. loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
126.96.36.199. any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
14.1. If you are a consumer, please note that these Terms, their subject matter and their formation, are governed by English law.
14.2. If you are a business, these Terms, their subject matter and their formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by English law. We both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.
15.3. We may assign this Agreement at any time without notice to you.
In order to resolve a complaint regarding the Site or to receive further information regarding use of the Site, please contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. We aim to acknowledge all customer feedback.
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