You are permitted to browse the website and are not obliged to provide personal information. Your anonymity is maintained unless you register in the website.
Whether you visit the website by direct access, a link from an external site or through an invitation from our marketers, browsing the website means you accept the practices in this Policy.
Information that we Collect
In order to use the tools in our website, we collect information from you as follows:
- Upon user registration or opening an account (“Account”).
- Upon use of a 3rd party application (e.g. Facebook) to connect your account to our website
- Upon use of our main services (e.g. Add a New Listing, Inquiring about a property, Messaging other users)
- Upon use of any of our contact forms (e.g. Submit a Bug/ Contact Support)
- When you sign up for a survey, newsletter campaign, or promos with us
- When you interact with us offline or through an external thirty party
Personal information that is collected are as follows:
- Account login credentials such as email address
- Personal Profile information (Name, Gender, Mobile Number, Birthdate, Profile Picture)
- Other optional personal support information (Areas of Expertise, Address, Household size)
- Information required to authenticate a user by user type (e.g. PRC License Number)
- Communication between you and other users in the website
- Aggregate information through the use of the website
If you want to remove your account together with all information with it, you may request by sending us an email at email@example.com. We might ask for proof of identity before we proceed and we have the right to decline the request if you fail to provide the required documents or if the information didn't match on the account.
What Third Parties Collect
We also a business tool service by Facebook (“Facebook”), called Facebook Pixel. This allows us to track what users do once they view or click a Facebook advertisement. This tool allows us to gauge effectivity of the ad for statistical and analytical research. The collected data remains anonymous and we cannot see the personal information of the user.
How Information is used
Whenever you browse through the real estate listings in our website, we collect, store, and process data and may share this to third parties or other users. This lets our real estate sellers, broker, owners, developers, and other users directly communicate with you.
Also, the information that is collected helps us give you a personalized website experience, identify our website visitors, help research on the demographics of our website users, administer your account, notify you on information that might be relevant, as long as you have opted in to be contacted. Notifications could be in the form of newsletters and alerts, campaigns, surveys, and promotions.
Providing us with your personal information means that you completely and fully consent to the transfer and storage of that information in our third party website hosting provider.
For marketing and newsletter communications, you can opt out at any time by clicking the 'unsubscribe' link found in the emails or SMS messages that are sent to you.
All users, owners, brokers, developers, real estate co., and banks are allowed to store data, documents or photos in our cloud services so we can provide them with lead management. Providing your information fully means that you fully consent to the access of any personal or sensitive information for the said purpose of website.
How Information is Disclosed
In order to address legal requirements, claims that a listing or content may violates personal rights, infringement on copywrite, violation on property, security, of safety, we may disclose personal information in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. Personal information may also be shared with the following:
- Government, law enforcement or third parties if related to a criminal investigation, alleged illegal activity or any activity that may expose you or other users, as well as us to legal liability. Said personal information that may be disclosed will be your user email address or user ID, name, address, mobile number, account history that may be deemed by us as relevant.
- Accredited agencies investigating fraud, piracy, , intellectual property infringement, or other unlawful activity, that we have sole discretion to determine as necessary, whether with a signed confidentiality agreement with the agency or simply as required by law. Under these circumstances, your complete name, street address, and personal information we have can be disclosed.
- Service providers that help with running the business (e.g. email management platforms, rewards partners, customer support, fraud investigaton, and billing collection).
- Other third parties to whom you ask us to share your information with or when you to consent to using a specific service).
Your personal information details may be shared with our agents and partners to assist us with delivering services to you, analyze data, marketing or customer service assistance, or billing collection. We may transfer our databases containing your personal information if we sell a part of our business entity or its entirety.
How we allow visitors and users to interact with each other
Our website lets both user and anonymous visitors interact with each other, either within public or semi-public view of the website, and share information. You must practice good judgement when you share information with others. The website may not remove the information that was shared and may consequently mean that is still available on the website even long after you Account has already been terminated or deactivated. You are solely responsible for the information you choose to share with other users.
It is important to note that submitting your name and mobile number confirms that you are confirming your acceptance to share that information, not only with users, but also anonymous visitors on the website for the purposes that you want to be contacted in order to to reach out to as many users and visitors as possible in the website.
How we secure personal information
Your password is the primary method in securing your personal information. Your password is encrypted and we cannot view this nor will we ever share this. You are advised use unique characters for your password. You are solely responsible for all the actions taken under the account as well as if you share your password or your personal information. Should you lose control of your password, you will solely be legally liable for actions taken on your behalf.
If you feel that your password has been compromised, you can send us an email and we may require you to prove your identity.
All your personal is stored on our third party hosting server. We ensure that with our hosting provider is protected against unauthorized intrusions and disclosure. However does not guarantee that your personal information will not be accessed by other users who may unlawfully intercept or abuse personal information they may have accessed through the website. You are responsible in keeping your password safe and secure from unauthorized access.
You agree to only submit pictures, content and information to REALTCT either belong to you, have legal permission to share, and are not in violation of any trademark, privacy and publicity, communications, and copyright, and any other applicable laws.
You retain all rights, as well as liabilities, if any, when you submit the pictures, content and information, and are free to share your content with anyone else. However, you give REALTCT all the legal permissions to use the pictures, content and information and grant REALTCT a non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, and worldwide license to host, use, distribute, modify, run, copy, publicly perform or display, translate, and create derivative works of your content.
You are solely responsible and liable for any pictures, content and information that REALTCT may have transferred, sub-licensed, distributed, modified, copied, translated or shared REALTCT in other platforms such as Facebook but were found to be in violation of any trademark, privacy and publicity, communications, copyright, and any other applicable laws.
You give the users and anonymous visitors of REALTCT the authority to share your pictures, content and information using the appropriate Share tools in the website.
The presumption is that all information and pictures on the website is copyrighted unless explicitly stated otherwise. Your use of the information and pictures on the website is not warranted nor represented by Realtct.com that it will not infringe on third party rights not affiliated, accredited, or associated, with RealTCT.
The pages that are restricted by the with the use of a password are exclusively for users who have logged in to their account. You are not authorized to attempt to access these pages as well as any information that is protected, if we did not make it available for your specific use.
You are not allowed to use hyperlink framing, such as that deployed by a vertical search engines, unless you get authorization from RealTCT.
You should be of legal age (at least 18 years old) when accessing the website or if not, supervised by your parent or legal guardian.
REALTCT neither warrants nor makes representation that the information, content and pictures shown in the website are appropriate or available for use in other locations and other countries. Should you access the website in another country or any location, you are responsible to abide to their trademark, copyright, and intellectual property laws, and other laws that may apply.
We are not responsible third party applications or websites that may be linked to REALTCT.
Information, content, and images are provided solely for informational purposes. Any representations made by our users, brokers, developers, bank, real estate salespersons or owner of the listings are their sole responsibilities. Content and information displayed are not our opinion and we do not guarantee the accuracy of the listing. The accuracy of the listing and information shared is the sole responsibility of the user who posted it.
You are solely responsible for keeping passwords and your login email identifiers secure. As the account owner, you are entirely and solely responsible for all activities that occur under such password or account. You may contact us using our contact forms if there is any unauthorized use of your password or account.
Upon registration, you agree to receive promotional emails which you can opt out at any time you receive a promotional e-mails, where there is an option to unsubscribe at the bottom.
You acknowledge and affirm that the owner and operator of REALTCT, as defined by law, may use your personal information, whether it is sensitive or confidential, in any activity related to realtct.com, including registration, participation, and enjoyment of any event, program, privilege, benefit or promotion conducted by the owner and operator of realtct.com. Personal information may be shared, as defined by law with the owner and operator’s holding company, partners, suppliers,related companies, respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents,and other parties, if any with which they conduct business. Whether through electronic means or otherwise , the said use and processing of personal information may also include but not be limited to collecting, listing,systematizing,recording, accumulating, storing, updating, extracting, transferring, anonymizing, blocking, deleting, and destroying.
Any property listings you submit to the website, will not be treated as confidential nor proprietary, unless explicitly stated in the website. REALTCT may share these listings with its affiliate network for purposes, including, but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting within the website. Also, REALTCT is free to use your listings to market in third party websites such as Facebook, which may generate more viewers or potential customers and directly engage with you by visiting the link to the listing post that you created in REALTCT. REALTCT can use your listing for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing and marketing of the website.
Lastly, we also reserve the right to suspend, prohibit access, or permanently discontinue and part of the website.
Requests for Additional Listings and Inquiries
RealTCT reserves the right to refuse or cancel requests to approve a property, adjust number of inquiry limits, adjust number of properties posted at any given time. In certain cases, additional verification may be needed before your listing is approved. In the event that a listing of our users may not be displayed accurately, we reserve the right to connect you to the appropriate user, broker, developer or entity who uploaded the inaccurate listing.
Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or in relation to or connection to the Terms and Conditions herein set forth, including without limitation any dispute as to the construction, validity, interpretation, enforceability or breach of any of the stipulations provided, shall be settled by arbitration in accordance with the Philippine Dispute Resolution Center, Inc. (PDRCI) Arbitration Rules as at present, in force, subject to REALTCT’s right to seek injunctive relief in the courts of the Republic of the Philippines.
Termination of Account or Account Access Restriction
Without any liability whatsoever, we may restrict or terminate your access, in our sole discretion at any time, without notice, and without the necessity of explanation.
Limitation of Liability
Neither the owner or operator of REALTCT nor its employees, affiliates, officers, and directors shall be liable to you or anyone else for any loss or injury or any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive or similar damages arising out of your access to or use of, or your inability to access or use, the site or any materials, opinions or recommendations of third parties on the site. This limitation applies whether the alleged liability is based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability, or any other basis, even if REALTCT has been advised of the possibility of such damage.
You shall immediately stop using the website and we shall immediately revoke or block all accounts issued you, deny your access to any part of the website if possible, as well pursue other legal or equitable remedies. A termination of this agreement does not waive your obligations, such as payments that are due if these arise before the date of termination. Furthermore, you agree that the owner or operator of the website nor its employees, affiliates, officers, and directors will not be liable to you or to any other person as a result of any such suspension or termination. If you are dissatisfied with the Site or with any terms, conditions, rules, policies, guidelines, or practices in operating the Site, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Site.