OttawaRealEstate.ca Terms of Use  (“Agreement”)

This Agreement was last modified on May 30, 2015.

Please read these Terms of Use (“Agreement”, “Terms of Service”, "Terms", "Terms of Use") carefully before using http://www.OttawaRealEstate.ca (“the Site”) operated by Raise Your Rank and The Home Guyz Team with Keller Williams Ottawa Realty. (collectively, the "Site", "OttawaRealEstate.ca", "we" or "our") and This Agreement sets forth the legally binding terms and conditions for your use of the Site at http://www.ottawarealestate.ca/.

By accessing or using the Site in any manner, including, but not limited to, visiting or browsing the Site or registering on the site or contributing content or other materials to the Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service.

When we say the words "Site" or "we", we are referring to any use of this Site. When we say the word "You" or "Your", we are referring to any individual, user or person accessing this Site for any purpose, be it for browsing the Site, submitting listings or for any other reason or purpose. By using this Site or any of the services provided by this Site in any way, you are agreeing to comply with the Terms set out below.  We reserve all rights to change these Terms at any time and will post a notice at the top of the page indicating the date on which these Terms were modified, so we ask that you please check this page periodically for updates.

Termination
We may terminate your access to the Site, without cause or notice, which may result in the forfeiture and destruction of all information associated with you. All provisions of this Agreement that by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity, and limitations of liability.

Indemnity
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold OttawaRealEstate.ca, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, any related companies, suppliers, licensors and partners, and the officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives of each of them (collectively, the “OttawaRealEstate.ca Entities”) harmless, including costs, liabilities and legal fees, from any claim or demand made by any third party arising out of or relating to (i) your access to or use of the Site, (ii) your violation of the Terms, (iii) any products or services purchased or obtained by you in connection with the Site, or (iv) the infringement by you, or any third party using your account, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity. OttawaRealEstate.ca reserves the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify us and you agree to cooperate with our defense of these claims. You agree not to settle any such matter without the prior written consent of OttawaRealEstate.ca. OttawaRealEstate.ca will use reasonable efforts to notify you of any such claim, action or proceeding upon becoming aware of it.

The Nature of This Site

OttawaRealEstate.ca is is an online marketing resource that offers real estate information to the public.

Our service is to help future home owners or tenants find homes or rentals and for landlords, building developers and brokerages find renters or sell properties. Our service allows agents to market properties and for you to view property details. 

We are not responsible or liable for any home owners, real estate agents/brokerages, developers or anyone who advertises their properties on this site. We are also not liable or responsible for any tenant, buyer or anyone whom uses our site to find a property to buy/rent or contact home owners, real estate agents/brokerages or developers or any contact information that is displayed on our site. 

It is understood that there are real estate, lending and other types of business professionals on this site and that any contact with these professionals is done at your own risk. We are not responsible or liable for any relationships made between parties as a result of using our services. OttawaRealEstate.ca is not responsible for any disagreements that may arise as a result of relationships made through this site. We will not be held liable for any loss, damage, or legal matters arising from contact with these professionals. We do not warrant, represent or guarantee any information that brokers, real estate agents, or any property-related service provider who offers their services in connection with OttawaRealEstate.ca is licensed, qualified, registered or otherwise capable of performing such services in their field. You must perform your own due diligence if choosing to deal with a professional from our Site.

All property listings found on this Site are hosted by us, but are produced and created by agents and/or from third party websites.  In no way does OttawaRealEstate.ca control, verify or endorse any information contained on our website including links, listings, advertisements, and messages.  We do not provide any warranty or guarantee and accept no responsibility for the accuracy of information contained within property listings found on our site.

OttawaRealEstate.ca and The Home Guyz Team with Keller Williams Ottawa Realty are members of the Data Distribution Faculty (DDF) offered by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) . OttawaRealEstate.ca is not responsible for errors in the information received from CREA.

OttawaRealEstate.ca is not responsible for any properties that do not sell. We will not issue a refund for any property that does not sell, lease, rent, sub-lease or change ownership in any way and we will be held harmless for financial loss, legal matters or any complications arising from a property that does not sell, lease, rent, sub-lease or change ownership.

Site Features

Registration

Upon registering on our site, users will have access to saved property searches, favorite properties and email updates. Users who register on our site agree that:

a) OttawaRealEstate.ca may contact you periodically to receive feedback on our Site and any improvements that could be made to it.

b) If opted in to receive real estate market news and updates, users will receive periodic emails from us about the local real estate market. Users may opt-out at any time from receiving these emails.

c) OttawaRealEstate.ca will select a real estate professional to contact the user in regards to helping with their home buying or home selling needs. Users are under no obligation whatsoever to respond to, sign a contract with, work with or use the professional to help them buy, sell, rent, sub-lease or lease a property in any way. Any contact you may have with the professional is at your sole discretion.

d) Users may contact us by filling the contact form out on http://www.ottawarealestate.ca/contact.php should they wish to delete their account completely from our database.

e) If a user signs up for email alerts, OttawaRealEstate.ca will attempt to send every property to your email that matches your search criteria. However, we will be held harmless for any legal matters, complications or financial loss that may occur from a property that is not received by the user.

Disclaimers and Limitations of Liability

PLEASE READ THIS SECTION CAREFULLY SINCE IT LIMITS THE LIABILITY OF THE OTTAWAREALESTATE.CA ENTITIES TO YOU. EACH OF THE SUBSECTIONS BELOW ONLY APPLIES UP TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW. NOTHING HEREIN IS INTENDED TO LIMIT ANY RIGHTS YOU MAY HAVE WHICH MAY NOT BE LAWFULLY LIMITED. IF YOU ARE UNSURE ABOUT THIS OR ANY OTHER SECTION OF THESE TERMS, PLEASE CONSULT WITH A LEGAL PROFESSIONAL PRIOR TO ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE. BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE, YOU REPRESENT THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTOOD, AND AGREE TO THESE TERMS, INCLUDING THIS SECTION. YOU ARE GIVING UP SUBSTANTIAL LEGAL RIGHTS BY AGREEING TO THESE TERMS.

THE SITE IS MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU ON AN “AS IS”, “WITH ALL FAULTS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITH THE EXPRESS UNDERSTANDING THAT THE OTTAWAREALESTATE.CA ENTITIES MAY NOT MONITOR, CONTROL, OR VET USER CONTENT. AS SUCH, YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. THE OTTAWAREALESTATE.CA ENTITIES MAKE NO CLAIMS OR PROMISES ABOUT THE QUALITY, ACCURACY, OR RELIABILITY OF THE SITE, ITS SAFETY OR SECURITY, OR THE SITE CONTENT. ACCORDINGLY, THE OTTAWAREALESTATE.CA ENTITIES ARE NOT LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE THAT MIGHT ARISE, FOR EXAMPLE, FROM THE SITE’S INOPERABILITY, UNAVAILABILITY OR SECURITY VULNERABILITIES OR FROM YOUR RELIANCE ON THE QUALITY, ACCURACY, OR RELIABILITY OF THE BUSINESS LISTINGS MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE.

THE OTTAWAREALESTATE.CA ENTITIES MAKE NO CLAIMS OR PROMISES WITH RESPECT TO ANY THIRD PARTY, SUCH AS THE BUSINESSES OR ADVERTISERS LISTED ON THE SITE OR THE SITE’S USERS. ACCORDINGLY, THE OTTAWAREALESTATE.CA ENTITIES ARE NOT LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE THAT MIGHT ARISE FROM THEIR ACTIONS OR OMISSIONS, INCLUDING, FOR EXAMPLE, IF YOU HAVE A NEGATIVE EXPERIENCE WITH ONE OF THE BUSINESSES OR ADVERTISERS LISTED OR FEATURED ON THE SITE. YOUR PURCHASE AND USE OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED BY THIRD PARTIES THROUGH THE SITE IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK.

THE OTTAWAREALESTATE.CA ENTITIES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES AS TO THE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED BY BUSINESSES LISTED ON THE SITE, AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. NO ORAL OR WRITTEN INFORMATION OR ADVICE PROVIDED TO YOU BY A REPRESENTATIVE OF ONE OF THE OTTAWAREALESTATE.CA ENTITIES SHALL CREATE A REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY.

YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE RIGHT AND REMEDY IN CASE OF DISSATISFACTION WITH THE SITE, RELATED SERVICES, OR ANY OTHER GRIEVANCE SHALL BE YOUR TERMINATION AND DISCONTINUATION OF ACCESS TO, OR USE OF THE SITE.

THE OTTAWAREALESTATE.CA ENTITIES DISCLAIM LIABILITY FOR ANY (i) INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, RELIANCE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, (ii) LOSS OF PROFITS, (iii) BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, (iv) REPUTATIONAL HARM, OR (v) LOSS OF INFORMATION OR DATA.

Governing Law
This Agreement (and any further rules, polices, or guidelines incorporated by reference) shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Ontario, Canada, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law.

Changes To This Agreement
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms of Service by posting the updated terms on the Site. Your continued use of the Site after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of the new Terms of Service.

Please review this Agreement periodically for changes. If you do not agree to any of this Agreement or any changes to this Agreement, do not use, access or continue to access the Site or discontinue any use of the Site immediately.

If you do not agree with these terms, your only recourse will be to cease using this website immediately. Any questions about these terms can be sent to us by filling out our contact form at http://www.ottawarealestate.ca/contact.php