GENERAL PRIVACY POLICY

 
The purpose of this document is to describe the data protection policy of Schibsted Classified Media Spain S.L. (hereinafter, Schibsted Spain), with registered office at C/Hernani, 59, 1a planta, 28020 Madrid, holder of tax number B-83411652 and filed with the Madrid Companies Registry under Volume 33640, Folio 22, Section 48, Page M-310556, entry 12.

The personal data you provide to us will be processed on a computer and incorporated into Schibsted Spain´s computer files. Schibsted Spain is the owner and controller of its own files, which, in accordance with current laws, are duly filed with the General Registry of the Data Protection Agency.

The registration forms used to collect personal data indicate the various fields that are required for registration. Accordingly and unless specified otherwise, the answers to the questions on personal data are voluntary and, unless specifically stated, failure to answer them shall not result in a lower quality or lesser quantity of the services in question.

The main purpose of the automated processing of the personal data collected from the application, use or hiring of any service or product or whatever transaction or operation carried out through this website (including, for said intents and purposes, those provided by Users to publish advertisements) is to maintain the contractual relations established with the owner of this website, where applicable.

The personal details of the individual advertisers, including in the adverts to be published, may also be republished in the areas managed by real estate agents that are clients of Fotocasa.

By using the contact form and accepting the privacy policy, the user consents to the communication of the personal data relative to his or her name and surname, electronic mail address and, if furnished, telephone number, to the advertiser to enable contact to be established between them, and to be able to inform the user of the characteristics, terms and any other information that may be of interest to him or her regarding the selected property. This circumstance is duly notified to the user, who, at any time, may exercise his or her rights to access, rectify, cancel or oppose the personal data by contacting the advertising organization.

Furthermore, by accepting the privacy policy and using the contact form, the user agrees that: (i) the name, surname(s), email address and telephone number included in the form, (ii) the comments included in the free section in the form, (iii) the latest searches made or saved in Fotocasa to receive alerts, (iv) the last adverts taken out, (v) the last adverts added to “favourites”, are made known to the advertiser in order to allow contact and to provide a consultancy service in line with the user´s interests regarding the selected property and for browsing Fotocasa.


All other information the user may wish to include in the message for the sole purpose of establishing the contact required for a possible real estate transaction shall also be subject to transfer.

The term "advertiser" is understood, in this case, to be any natural person or corporate body that offers properties on our website.

No third party who is not a part of fotocasa.es may access any other type of personal information without the user´s express consent.   

Furthermore, with the use of the "Help from a property professional" service, users can access and give their consent for their data to be provided to professionals of reference so that they can contact them and strike up a professional relationship if circumstances allow.

They will also be used for the processing, administration, provision, extension and improvement of the services that the User decides to subscribe to or use, for example:

  • If the user has subscribed to the newsletter service, his or her data will only be used to manage the sending of these newsletters.
  • When advertising is sent, the user´s data will only be used to manage the transmission of the advertising by traditional and electronic means, as well as by mobile telephony. Accordingly, you are hereby informed that we may send you our own advertising and that of third-party companies relating to the products and services you have used through our website and, in any event, relating to the financial, publishing, education, automotive, telecommunications, computing, technology, home, beauty, real estate, tele-shopping, consumer goods, food, collector items, music, pastimes, leisure, travel, insurance, energy and water, NGO and training sectors, among others.


In the case of e-mail addresses or the online contact form, the data you provide will be used exclusively for the queries you send us.

If you supply third-party data, e.g. to tell someone you know about the publication of an advertisement or to recommend our website or an article published on it, you are hereby informed that you are responsible for obtaining the consent of that person and for the data you supply to us.

You are also hereby informed that your personal contact data may be transferred to any companies in the Schibsted Classified Media Spain S.L. group with registered office in Spain, in order to increase the dissemination of its advertisers, and that the publications and websites owned by any of the companies in the Schibsted Classified Media Spain S.L. group may include the adverts provided by the User.       

For the intents and purposes of this privacy policy, you can find out which companies of the group your data may be transferred to by logging on to www.schibsted.com/. The functions of Schibsted Classified Media Spain S.L. and the companies in the Schibsted Classified Media Spain S.L. group include activities and services related to the publication and distribution of classified adverts and associated services on any kind of media, including printed or electronic media and the Internet.

In certain cases, we also propose the transfer of your personal data to third parties. Where appropriate, users shall be duly advised of this circumstance in the personal data collection forms, together with the identification of the company transferring them and said third party, the type of business pursued by the company and the purpose of the data transfer. The User may at any time oppose any or all of the aforementioned data transfers.

If the user and the advertiser use the internal messaging service available in the apps and websites, we cannot offer any guarantee regarding the privacy of any communications maintained through said messaging service. We reserve the possibility to store the conversations in order to verify fulfilment of the general terms and conditions applicable to the publication of adverts, and to use them for the other purposes described in this policy. Remember that our main goal is to guarantee the best service.

The User to whom such personal data refers may exercise, under the terms and limitations established by current regulations, his or her right of access, rectification, cancellation or opposition through the following means of communication:
 

  • By post to the address indicated in the heading of this Personal Data Protection Policy, indicating "BAJA REGISTRO INTERNET" [CANCELLATION OF INTERNET REGISTRATION] on the envelope.
  • The letter must contain the following:
    • The electronic mail address with which the user´s registration is associated in our database.
    • The password he or she uses to access our on-line services.
    • A photocopy of the user´s national identity card. (Not necessary for the Right to Opposition)
    • Postal address.
    • Contact telephone number.
  • Through the relevant on-line form available to users on all Schibsted Spain websites, e-mails and notifications.

Schibsted Spain guarantees the confidentiality of personal data. Notwithstanding the foregoing, it shall disclose to the competent public authorities any personal data or other information in its possession or accessible through its systems as may be required in compliance with the applicable legal provisions and regulations in each case. Even after the relationship established through the Website has terminated, personal data may be kept in the files owned by Schibsted Spain exclusively for the purposes indicated above and, in any case, within the legally established terms, and placed at the disposal of administrative or judicial authorities. In any case, if the user´s personal data are transferred to third parties, the user will be notified previously and informed of the identity of said third parties and the purpose for which the data subject to transfer are to be used.

Sending of advertising to your electronic mail address.
 
By accepting the terms of use and privacy policy linked to the use of any Schibsted Spain service, you expressly authorize Schibsted Classified Media Spain S.L. to send advertising information to your home, mobile telephone and e-mail address. Such authorization extends to the sending of commercial and advertising information related to the activities, products and services of Schibsted Classified Media Spain S.L. and portals associated with this Website, as well as third parties and their websites. Should you wish to revoke said authorisation, you may do so easily and free of charge by stating your request on the electronic form available for this purpose on the Website, or by post to the address given in the heading.

The user hereby accepts and gives his/her consent so that, if the "share your experience" with other users of the website service is used, it shall be published only on the websites operated by the Schibsted Classified Media Spain S.L. group for the sole purpose of making it available to other users. To delete such publication, the user must send his/her request by e-mail to experiencias@fotocasa.es, indicating the same name as used on the form.


 

 

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