Terms of Use

This page explains the terms by which you may use our online and/or mobile services, web site, and software provided on or in connection with the service.

1. General

1.1 Homeadverts is the trading name of Homeadverts Publishing Limited.

1.2 To open a Homeadverts account you must meet the following criteria; a) be 16 years of age or older, b) are not currently prohibited from having a Homeadverts account, c) are not a competitor of Homeadverts and/or are not using Homeadverts services for reasons that are in competition with Homeadverts.

1.3 Homeadverts reserves the right to reject any listing membership applications from agents and/or brokers who do not meet our requirements.

1.4 Homeadverts does not allow any listings from private sellers or landlords or other property portals and listing services to be published on the site. Anyone attempting to do so will have their membership revoked with no refund offered where payment has been made.

1.5 In the case of "for sale" listing feeds, the true listing agent and/or broker must be represented, and the agent must have a contractual relationship with the home owner. In the case of "for rent" listing feeds, the entity representing the rental property must have permission from the owner/property manager to post the listing as "for rent". We do not accept feeds that contain For Sale By Owner, For Rent By Owner, Auction, Time Share.

1.6 Breach of these terms and conditions may result in membership suspension or termination.

1.7 In the event of termination, a re-application would not be accepted for a period of twelve months from the termination date.

1.8 In the event of termination, members agree to remove all Homeadverts references, statements and logos from their website and all forms of offline marketing material.

1.9 If you have forgotten your log in details, do not create a new account, use the Forgot Password link and follow instructions to retrieve your password.

1.10 You agree not to provide inaccurate, misleading, false or fake information, or encourage others to do so.

1.11 If you upload images to this site you must have permission from the copyright owner of those images to upload them.

1.12 You acknowledge that all information, text, graphics, logos, photographs, images, moving images, sound, illustrations and other materials ("the Content"), whether posted publicly or transmitted privately, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated. Homeadverts does not control or endorse the Content and cannot guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such Content and you acknowledge that by using the services you may be exposed to Content that is inaccurate. Homeadverts will not be liable in any way for any Content or for any loss or damage of any kind resulting from the use of any Content transmitted via Homeadverts. You agree to bear all risks associated with the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy or completeness of such Content.

1.13 If you are using Homeadverts on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you are nevertheless individually bound by these Terms and Conditions even if your company has a separate agreement with us.

2. User Account, Password and Security

2.1 To be able to advertise with us and/or use certain features of the site, you must be a member which requires you to complete the registration process by providing certain information and registering a password. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and all activities that take place under your account. You agree to immediately notify Homeadverts of any unauthorised use of your account or any other breach of security. In no event will Homeadverts be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatsoever resulting from the disclosure of your account credentials.

2.2 You may not use another person’s account without the express permission of the account holder.

2.3 You agree that if requested to by Homeadverts you will identify yourself and provide a telephone number on which you can be reached. If you do not comply, Homeadverts reserves the right to terminate your account.

3. Data Ownership and use

3.1 Your Data will remain in Your ownership when provided to Homeadverts. Homeadverts is a data processor of Your Data for the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998 in the provision of the Services. You grant to Us a non-exclusive perpetual worldwide royalty-free licence to:

3.1.1 to use Your Data (either on its own or in combination with other data owned by Us or licensed to Us) for the provision of services, marketing activities and the development, provision and promotion of new products and services from time to time provided by
Homeadverts.

3.1.2 Your Data must comply with Homeadverts’ requirements and be transmitted to us in accordance with the Technical Guidelines. It is Your responsibility to ensure that You have all of the technical equipment and requirements necessary to receive the benefit of the Services and to safely and securely transmit Your Data to Homeadverts.

4. Acceptable Use and Behaviour

4.1 Rudeness, flaming or trolling is not tolerated on or about Homeadverts and its related extensions or its members. Any member who is intentionally disruptive may have their account restricted or banned without warning.

4.2 In using Homeadverts and its related extensions you agree not to:

4.2.1 Send junk e mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes or any other unsolicited messages, commercial or otherwise

4.2.2 Publish, distribute or disseminate material or information that is defamatory, obscene, disrespectful, infringing, obscene, indecent, threatening, abusive, harassing or unlawful;

4.2.3 Publish, distribute or disseminate material or information that incites discrimination, hate or violence towards any person or group on account of their race, religion, disability, nationality or otherwise;

4.2.4 Threaten, abuse, disrupt, stalk or otherwise violate the legal rights (including rights of privacy and publicity) of others;

4.2.5 Use any information or material in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent or other proprietary right of any party;

4.2.6 Make available any files that contain a virus, worm, trojan or corrupt data that may damage the operation of the computer or property of another;

4.2.7 Impersonate any person or entity for the purpose of misleading others;

4.2.8 Violate any applicable laws or regulations;

4.2.9 Use Homeadverts and its related extensions in any manner that could cause damage or disable, overburden or impair services or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the website/services;

4.2.10 Publish, distribute or disseminate material or information that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information or confidential information disclosed in the course of employment or under a confidentiality agreement);

4.2.11 Attempt to gain unauthorised access to any of the services, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to Homeadverts through hacking, password mining or any other means.

4.2.12 Use the site to distribute personal or confidential information about the identity or private life of another user or in any other way violate another user's right to privacy

4.2.13 Attempt to in any way use Homeadverts and its related extensions to distribute material protected by Copyright laws including but not limited to e-books music contracts software and video.

4.3 Social network activity that affects Homeadverts or its members is subject to the same etiquette and guidelines as set out in rule 4.1. If Homeadverts has reason to believe that a member is involved in cyber-bullying or member/website bashing, we reserve the right to restrict or ban the offenders account.

5. Termination

5.1 Homeadverts has the right to terminate your access to any or all of its services at any time, without notice, for any reason, including without limitation, breach of these Terms and Conditions. Homeadverts may also at any time, at its sole discretion, discontinue the website or any part thereof without prior notice and you agree that Homeadverts shall not be liable to you or any third party for any such termination.

6. Third Party Websites

6.1 Homeadverts and its related extensions may include links to third party websites controlled and maintained by others. Any link to other websites is not an endorsement of such websites and you acknowledge and agree that Homeadverts is not responsible for the content or availability of any such sites.

7. Intellectual Property Rights

7.1 Homeadverts and its related extensions and its content (including without limitation the website design, text, graphics and all software and source codes connected with the website and services) are protected by copyright, trademarks, patents and other intellectual property rights and laws. None of the content may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, transmitted, stored, sold or distributed without the prior written consent of the copyright holder. This excludes the downloading, copying and/or printing of pages of the website for personal, non-commercial home use only.

7.2 Homeadverts does not claim ownership of any materials you post, upload or submit to any publicly accessible area of the services. However, by doing so you are granting Homeadverts a worldwide, royalty free, non-exclusive license to copy, distribute, transmit, reproduce, publicly display, edit, translate or publish such content for as long as you elect to display such content via Homeadverts. The license shall be terminated when such content is deleted from Homeadverts.com.

8. Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

Some countries do not allow for a disclaimer or limitation or exclusion of liability of implied terms in agreements with consumers. Therefore, this section may not apply to you.

8.1 Use of Homeadverts and its related extensions is at your own risk. The website/services are provided on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

8.2 To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, Homeadverts will not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatsoever (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data, profits) arising out of or in connection with the use of the website/services.

8.3 Homeadverts does not guarantee that the services provided will function without temporary interruption or errors. In particular, the operation of services may occasionally be interrupted due to maintenance, updating, or system/network failures. Homeadverts.com disclaims all liability for any damages or loss caused by such interruption or functioning errors.

8.4 Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall affect your statutory rights as a consumer.

The Homeadverts Team