Policy

Policy


REGISTRATION AND SECURITY You must be over eighteen years of age to register on our website and must ensure that the details provided by you on registration are true, accurate, current and complete. It is your responsibility to update and inform us of any changes to the details provided on registration. Although certain parts of our website may be used by anyone who visits without requiring registration, some of the Services require you to register in order to enable us to verify your identity. By registering with the service, you agree that we can send you emails about your account, other homesandoffices.com.ng Ltd services and occasional third party offers. You can manage your communication preferences or unsubscribe from communications at any time. When registering, you will be asked to create a password and will be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and restricting access to your computer, as you will be accountable for any activities conducted under your password. If you believe that someone has accessed your account without authorisation, please contact us immediately.

MEMBERSHIP a. To access or use certain parts of the Website, you must register as a member of the Website. b. When registering as a member of the Website, you must provide us with accurate, complete and up-to-date information as requested. It is your responsibility to inform us of any changes to that information. c. You are permitted to create one profile for yourself. You must not create multiple member profiles on the Website. d. All personal information you provide to us will be treated in accordance with our Privacy Policy. TERMINATION OF MEMBERSHIP a. You may terminate your membership of the Website for any reason only by providing written notice to us. You can provide notice of termination by emailing us via the Contact Us page. b. We reserve the right, without limitation, to do any or all of the following in relation to your membership: 1.    i. suspend your membership; 2.    ii. terminate your membership for any reason by providing notice to you by email; 3.    iii. terminate your membership immediately without notice to you if you have committed a breach of the Conditions; and 4.    iv. Permanently or temporarily block your access to all or part of the Website. LAW The user confirms that the terms and conditions and use of this website shall be governed by the laws of the federation of Nigeria 2011 and that any and all disputes arising therefrom shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of Nigerian courts. IDEMNITY You acknowledge that you are solely responsible for the use to which you put this website and all the results and information you obtain from it and that all warranties, conditions, undertakings, representations and terms whether expressed or implied, statutory or otherwise are hereby excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law. Save in respect of liability for death or personal injury arising out of negligence or for fraudulent misrepresentation, we and all contributors to this website hereby disclaim to the fullest extent permitted by law all liability for any loss or damage including any consequential or indirect loss or damage incurred by you, whether arising in tort, contract or otherwise, and arising out of or in relation to or in connection with your access to or use of or inability to use this website. Whilst we take every care to ensure that the standard of this website remains high and to maintain the continuity of it, we do not accept any ongoing obligation or responsibility to operate this website (or any particular part of it). If any part of our terms and conditions is deemed to be unenforceable (including any provision in which we exclude our liability to you) the enforceability of any other part of these conditions will not be affected. These terms and conditions and your use of this website are governed exclusively by Nigerian law. This does not affect your statutory rights as a consumer. Privacy Policy – Homes and Offices We respect your privacy and have developed a detailed Privacy Policy. Please take the time to read our Privacy Policy below. By accessing our website or our mobile app and by using our services, you are also accepting the terms of our Privacy Policy. You should be aware that when you click certain links on our website or within our app you could be directed to other companies’ properties outside of our hosted environment where the information collected is outside of our direct control. The privacy policy of the third parties’ properties or applications will govern the information obtained from you by these third parties in those contexts. 1. INFORMATION WE COLLECT, RECEIVE AND HOST •    Account and Profile Information: When you use our Services we may require and use certain information such as a valid email address and password. In addition, users may create a profile that includes information such as their geography, first and last name, gender, phone number, interests and associated information, including photos they may wish to upload. Any information users share in publicly-available profiles is their own responsibility. You should carefully consider the risks of making certain personal information—particularly information such as address or precise location information—publicly available. Where a user has decided to login to our site using a third-party authentication service such as Facebook Connect, we may also receive additional profile or other information authorized by that provider. •    Listings and Transactions: We may host the information, including personal information and contact information, valid contact information and password necessary to provide our Services. Much of the same information used to create an account or profile may be required to post a listing. Any information users share in listings is their own responsibility. Like with profiles, users should carefully consider the risks of making certain personal information—particularly information such as address or precise location information—publicly available in a listing. •    Games, Advertising and Promotions: We may collect personal information such as your name and contact information when you participate in games, quizzes or other marketing promotions we sponsor on our site or on third-party sites. We may also process information related to the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns, including what ads are viewed and clicked either on our network or on third- party sites. •    Customer Care: When you contact our customer care department, we may collect the personal information necessary to fulfil your request and to contact you for follow up as needed. We may also contact you using existing account contact information you provide to us for this purpose. We may also collect other information about our communications with our users, for example any user support requests that our users make or any feedback that our users provide to us.  We do not share such personal information. •    Website and Mobile Data:We may automatically receive and log information on our servers from your browser or device including your IP address, software and hardware attributes, pages that you request, mobile identifiers, information about app usage, and other device or systems-level information. This can occur on our website or mobile app, or on third parties’ services. •    Appended Information:We may also append information we lawfully obtain from business partners or third parties to existing data we hold about our users. 2. USE OF THIS INFORMATION •    To provide our service we may use the information we collect and host for the following general purposes: i.    to provide customer services, including to create and manage user accounts, to resolve technical difficulties and to enable features; ii.    to customize offers and experiences, including advertising on our properties or third parties’ properties; iii.    to monitor general and individual user activity, such as keyword searches, postings and transactional activity, and to manage traffic on the Website; iv.    to contact our users, including for service matters, customer care or permitted marketing communications via any available communications channels; v.    to undertake research initiatives and to perform analytics to improve our services; and vi.    to enforce our Terms of Use including to combat fraud and abuse. •    We may retain information that we collect and observe on our network only for as long as is required to fulfill the above business objectives. 3. INFORMATION SHARING •    We may share information we collect with our affiliates (companies under common ownership and control), located in any third country. These companies may only process and use this information to assist us for purposes described above and are bound to honor this Privacy Policy. •    We do not share personal information about our users with non-affiliated third parties unless we have our users’ specific permission to do so, or in the following circumstances: o    We may use third-party service providers to assist in offering aspects of our services, in which case they shall have no authority to independently use any personal information they process on our behalf, and shall be subject to the terms of this Privacy Policy. o    We reserve the right to share information with private or public authorities that will enable us to fight fraud and abuse on our network, to investigate suspected violations of law, or to fight any other suspected breach of our terms of service. o    We may share personal information with government authorities as required by applicable law. •    As a matter of policy we do not rent or sell personal information about our users with non-affiliated third parties unless we have our users’ specific permission to do so. In the event that our business or a division of our business is reorganized or sold and we transfer all or substantially all of our assets to a new owner, your personal information may be transferred to the buyer to enable continuity of service. •    We may share certain non-personal information (data that does not identify our users individually) with third-party service providers, trusted partners or approved researchers in order to better understand what advertisements or services may interest you, to improve the overall quality and effectiveness of our services or their services, or to contribute to academic research that we believe is of broader social benefit. 4. USER CONTROLS •    Access, Correction and Deletion: For users that have created an account or listing with us, you can access, correct or delete your personal information by writing to us at the following address: [email protected] You are responsible for keeping the data you provide or post on our network accurate. If your account was created through an identity provider (e.g. Facebook Connect) you may also disable or change the account information through the settings offered by the identity provider (e.g. on Facebook.com). •    Third Party Choice: Certain third parties active on our site, e.g. Google Adwords, give you the ability to opt out of their collection and use of information for interest-based advertising. You can visit http://www.youronlinechoices.com or http://www.networkadvertising.org to learn more about this practice and to exercise choices over how this type of information may be collected and used. •    Cookies: Most major desktop and mobile web browsers (e.g Safari, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Chrome, Opera) provide controls that allow you to limit or block the setting of cookies on your systems. Note that disabling cookies in your browser for either first-party domains (the sites you actively visit) or third-party domains (companies other than those you directly visit on the Web) may result in decreased functionality in certain instances. 5. USER CONTROLS Access, Correction and Deletion: For users that have created an account or listing with us, you can access, correct or delete your personal information by writing to us at the following address: [email protected] You are responsible for keeping the data you provide or post on our network accurate. If your account was created through an identity provider (e.g. Facebook Connect) you may also disable or change the account information through the settings offered by the identity provider (e.g. on Facebook.com). 6. SECURITY All information we collect is protected by reasonable technical means and reasonable security procedures in order to prevent unauthorized access or use of data. Our affiliates, trusted partners and third-party service providers have committed to manage the information in accordance with our requirements for security and privacy. 7. CONTACT INFORMATION Questions about this Privacy Policy and/or the Terms of Use can be directed to [email protected]