Terms & Conditions
Access to, and use of, www.thepropertybooth.co.uk (hereinafter termed ‘the website’) both within the UK and internationally is provided by The Property Booth on the following terms:
By using the website you agree to be bound by these terms which shall take effect immediately on your first use of the website. If you do not agree to be bound by all of the terms please do not access, use or contribute to our website.
These terms may be changed from time and should, therefore, be checked on a regular basis. Your continued use of the website will be deemed as acceptance of the updated or amended terms. If you do not agree to any changes, you should cease using the website.
You agree to use the website only for lawful purposes and in a way that does not infringe the rights of, restrict or inhibit anyone else’s use and enjoyment of it.
Prohibited behaviour includes (but is not limited to): harassing or causing distress or inconvenience to any person or persons; transmitting obscene or offensive content; or disrupting the normal flow of dialogue within the website.
All copyright, trademarks, design rights, patents and other intellectual property rights (registered and unregistered) in and on the website and all content (including all applications) located on the site shall remain vested in The Property Booth or its licensors (including other users). You may not copy, reproduce, republish, disassemble, decompile, reverse engineer, download, post, broadcast, transmit, make available to the public, or otherwise use the website content in any way except for your own personal non-commercial use. You also agree not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from any of the website content except for your own personal non-commercial use. Any other use of the website content requires our prior written permission.
The names, images and logos identifying The Property Booth or third parties (and their products and services) are subject to copyright, design rights and trade-marks of The Property Booth and/or third parties. Nothing contained in these terms shall be construed as conferring any licence or right to use any trade-mark, design right or copyright of The Property Booth or any other third party.
By sharing any contribution (including any text, photographs, graphics, video or audio) with The Property Booth you agree to grant to The Property Booth, free of charge, permission to use the material in any way it sees fit (including modifying and adapting it for operational and editorial reasons) for The Property Booth services in any media worldwide (including on the website accessed by international users).
Copyright in your contribution will remain with you and this permission is not exclusive, so you can continue to use the material in any way including allowing others to use it.
In order that The Property Booth can use your contribution, you confirm that your contribution is your own original work, is not defamatory and does not infringe any UK laws, that you have the right to give The Property Booth permission to use it for the purposes specified above, and that you have the consent of anyone who is identifiable in your contribution or the consent of their parent / guardian if they are under 16 years of age.
If you do not want to grant The Property Booth the permission set out above on these terms, please do not submit or share your contribution.
If any of these terms are determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these terms are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction in which that term is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from these terms and the remaining terms shall survive and continue to be binding and enforceable.
The failure or delay of The Property Booth to exercise any right in these terms does not waive our right to enforce that right.
These terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales which shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes
what information we may collect about you
how we will use information we collect about you
when we may use your details to contact you
whether we will disclose your details to anyone else
your choices regarding the personal information you have provided to us
The website may contain hyperlinks to websites owned and operated by third parties. These third party websites have their own privacy policies, including cookies, and we urge you to review them. They will govern the use of personal information you submit or are collected by cookies whilst visiting these websites. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the privacy practices of such third party websites and your use of such websites is at your own risk.
When you sign up to participate in or receive a service from the website, we may ask you for personal information, differing services may require different personal information. By entering your details in the fields requested, you enable us to provide you with the services you select.
The website collects IP addresses (an IP address is a number that can uniquely identify a specific computer or other network device on the internet). The Property Booth may use analysis software to look at IP addresses for the purpose of enhancing the user experience. This information is not used to develop a personal profile of you and the log files are regularly purged.
The Property Booth may use your personal information for a number of purposes including (but not limited to) the following:
for ‘service administration purposes’, which means that we may contact you for reasons related to the service you have signed up for, as set out in a later paragraph (e.g. to provide you with password reminders or to notify you that a particular service has been suspended for maintenance)
to contact you regarding a submission you have made to the website, including any content you provide
IP addresses are used to identify the location of users, the number of visits from different countries and also to block disruptive use; and
to analyse and improve the services offered on our website
The Property Booth may contact you:
in relation to the functioning of any service you have signed up for in order to ensure that the service(s) can be delivered to you;
where you have opted to receive further correspondence
in relation to any contribution you have made to our website
to invite you to participate in surveys about the website (participation is always voluntary)
The Property Booth will keep your information confidential except where disclosure is required or permitted by law (for example to government bodies and law enforcement agencies) or as described below. With the above exceptions, your personal information will only be used within The Property Booth.
If you post or send offensive, inappropriate or objectionable content anywhere on or to the website, or otherwise engage in any disruptive behaviour on the website, The Property Booth reserves the right use your personal information to stop such behaviour.
Where The Property Booth reasonably believes that you are or may be in breach of any of the laws of England or Wales (e.g. because content you have posted may be defamatory) The Property Booth may use your personal information to inform relevant third parties such as your employer, school e-mail/Internet provider or law enforcement agencies about the content and your behaviour.
If you are aged 16 or under, please get your parent/guardian’s permission before submitting personal information to the website. If you do not have this consent, please do not provide us with personal information.
The Property Booth will hold your personal information on our systems for as long as is necessary for the relevant service(s), or as long as is set out in any relevant contract you hold with us.
Where you contribute to our website, The Property Booth will generally only keep your content for as long as is reasonably required for the purpose(s) for which it was submitted.
Under the Data Protection Act you have the right to request a copy of the personal information The Property Booth holds about you – and to have any inaccuracies corrected. (The Property Booth will require you to prove your identity with 2 pieces of approved photographic identification.) The Property Booth will use reasonable efforts to supply, correct or delete personal information about you on our files when requested to do so.
There are two main types of cookies we use:
- Session Cookies – these only exist for the duration of your visit to our website and are deleted when you close your web browser.
- Persistent Cookies – these stay on your computer until they expire or are deleted.
- Collating anonymous aggregated information that is used to manage and plan enhancements to our services
- To evaluate the effectiveness of our advertising and promotions on third party websites, for example by tracking whether these advertisements are clicked on by users.