Terms of Use and Disclaimer

WorldProperties.com is the official site of the International Consortium of Real Estate Associations (ICREA). ICREA is a membership organization which serves the collective interests of its members through information, education, exchange, advocacy and other support services.

Use of this Web site, including use of any information or services presented in any area of this Web site, is offered to you upon your acceptance of these Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy. Your use of this Web site, or of any information or services presented in any area of this Web site, indicates your acknowledgment and acceptance of these Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy. We reserve the right to update these Terms of Use at any time and for any reason. The date of the last update to these Terms of Use appears at the top of this document.

We do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any of the information on this Web site. The performance of the Web site and all information and services accessed on this site are provided "as is" without any express or implied warranties (to the fullest extent permissible under applicable law). ICREA shall not be liable to any party for any direct, indirect, consequential or other damages for use of this Web site or hyperlinked Web sites, or any reliance by you on any information available on this Web site or hyperlinked Web sites. The information contained in these web pages is, to the best of our knowledge, true and accurate at the time of publication. ICREA accepts no liability for any loss or damage howsoever arising as a result of use or reliance on this information.

All of the content on this Web site, including, without limitation, text, photographs, graphics, and images, is the property of ICREA, or our members, sponsors or content providers, and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The reproduction, distribution, publication or transmission of any of the copyrighted materials on this Web Site is expressly prohibited without the prior written permission of ICREA or the copyright owner.

The trademarks, service marks and logos appearing on this Web site are the property of ICREA or our members, sponsors or content providers, and may not be used for any purpose, including, without limitation, in advertising or publicity or to otherwise indicate ICREA sponsorship or affiliation, without ICREA's written permission.

If you make any submissions to this Web site, you automatically grant, or warrant that the owner of such content has expressly granted, to ICREA a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, world-wide, exclusive license to use, reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform, and display the communication or content in any media or medium, or any form, format, or forum now known or hereafter developed for any purpose. ICREA may freely sublicense its rights.

You agree that you will not upload or transmit any communications or content that infringe or violate any rights of any party.

You are responsible for the confidentiality and use of your Member Login (Username) and Member Password. If you are a consumer of private person, you are also responsible for the confidentiality and use of your log in and password information. You are solely responsible for all activities on or through this Web site using your Username and Password. You agree to immediately notify us at icrea@worldproperties.com if you become aware of any loss, theft, or unauthorized use of your Username and/or Password. 

YOU WILL NOT USE THE SERVICES TO TRANSMIT, ROUTE, PROVIDE CONNECTIONS TO OR STORE ANY MATERIAL THAT INFRINGES COPYRIGHTED WORKS OR OTHERWISE VIOLATES OR PROMOTES THE VIOLATION OF THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OF ANY THIRD PARTY. ICREA’s copyright policy provides for the termination in appropriate circumstances of the accounts of users who are believed to be infringing the rights of copyright holders.

If you think that any of the information posted to this Web site infringes a copyright, trademark, patent or other right of another party, please contact ICREA's designated agent at icrea@worldproperties.com. 

Although the ICREA site includes links providing direct access to other Internet sites, including links from banner advertisements, ICREA takes no responsibility for the content or information on sites produced independently of ICREA, does not endorse (unless otherwise stated), approve or certify said sites, and does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy or timeliness of information located at such sites. Advertising of products or services does not imply endorsement. In addition, ICREA takes no responsibility for the use or privacy of your information by other Internet sites linked to WorldProperties.com.

You represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years of age and that you possess the legal right and ability to obligate yourself to these Terms of Use, and that you will use this Web site in accordance with these Terms of Use and all applicable laws. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless ICREA and its officers, directors, consultants, employees, agents, business partners, and affiliates from and against any and all claims, losses and liabilities (including, without limitation, reasonable legal and attorney fees) resulting from, or alleged to result from, your violation of these Terms of Use or any activity related to your use of this Web site by you or any other person accessing this Web site using your Member Name and/or Member Password.

You agree and acknowledge that, in our sole discretion and without prior notice, we may terminate or suspend your Web site membership and/or bar any future access to this Web site. Further, you agree that we shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access or membership to this Site.

These Terms of Use are binding upon you, your heirs, executors, beneficiaries, successors and assigns and you may not assign this agreement to any other party without our prior written consent, which consent may be withheld in our sole discretion. We may assign this agreement to any affiliate or successor of ICREA without notice thereof to you.

If any court having competent jurisdiction holds any provision of these Terms of Use invalid or unenforceable in any respect, such provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permitted by law, and the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use shall continue in full force and effect. No waiver of any provision of these Terms of Use shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such provision or any other provision of these Terms of Use.

We want our service to meet your and other users, expectations at all times. In order for it to do so, we need the information we hold about you to be accurate and up to date. Please help us by updating your personal profile, as well as notifying your member association, of any changes to your personal circumstances. Any data viewable in our secure sections are to be viewed by authorized persons. Please do not give your login details to anyone.

If you are registered for our newsletter, you will receive regular updates from us. All ICREA members are automatically subscribed to the newsletter and can unsubscribe at any time. We will not pass your information onto third parties but please remember that any unencrypted data can be read or modified by unauthorized third parties.

Disclaimer of Warranties
THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS-IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, ICREA EXPLICITLY DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. ICREA MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SERVICES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR WILL BE AVAILABLE ON AN UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE BASIS. YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT ICREA WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR THE COMPUTER SYSTEM OF ANY THIRD PARTY THAT RESULT FROM USE OF THE SERVICES.


Third Party Access
The use of the Internet and transmitting information to or from the ICREA site may not be secure from access by third parties and therefore may not remain confidential or private.

Viruses
ICREA and its related companies and businesses cannot guarantee that any file or program available for download from this site is free of computer viruses or other conditions which could damage or interfere with data, hardware or software with which it might be used.

User's Risk
We take all reasonable precautions to protect our users' information. Our email enquiry forms are not sent via an encrypted channel and for this reason we ask that you do not include sensitive personal information when using them. However, any personal details or other information entered onto or submitted through the site or by email to ICREA is entered or transmitted at the user's risk and ICREA shall not be liable for any such information being intercepted or accessed by any third party without our knowledge.