We know that you care how information about you is used, stored, and shared, and we appreciate your trust in us to do that carefully and sensibly. We acknowledge and agree that any of your personal data will be processed in accordance with all applicable data protection laws. By using My Home Abroad, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
Data Collection and Usage
As far as is reasonably possible, we will ensure all data is:
- Processed lawfully, fairly, and in a transparent manner
- Collected for specified, explicit, and legitimate purposes
- Adequate, relevant, and not excessive
- Accurate and up to date
- Not kept for longer than necessary
- Processed in accordance with your rights
For us to carry out our services, we will ask for your consent to process your data when necessary, and you have the right to withdraw this consent at any time.
This policy applies to any website we own, such as www.myhomeabroad.co.uk, and other interactions you may have with us. If you do not agree with the terms, please do not access or use our services.
Who are we?
My Home Abroad is the commercial name of My Home Abroad Ltd, a UK registered company in England (Registration Number: 15073467). Our registered office is located at 13 Freeland Park, Wareham Road, Poole, England, BH16 6FA.
My Home Abroad is not an estate agent; we are the providers of the website www.myhomeabroad.co.uk. We run this site to promote the properties and services of individual estate agents or companies (advertisers), who may have their own privacy policies that you should also review.
What information do we collect?
While using My Home Abroad, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including, but not limited to:
- Contact information, such as name, email address, or phone number
- Unique Identifiers, such as an account number
- Geo-location based on IP address
Like most websites, we also gather certain information automatically. This information may include:
- Internet protocol (IP) addresses
- Device and browser type
- Internet service provider (ISP)
- Referring/exit pages
- The pages viewed on our site
- Operating system
- Date/time stamps
- Other data to analyse trends and administer the site.
Other data submitted to our websites, such as if you participate in a survey, apply for a job, request support, interact with our social media accounts, or otherwise communicate with My Home Abroad, may also be stored.
No one is under any obligation to provide any additional data. However, you might not be able to make use of some of the features at My Home Abroad.
We may also collect, use, and share Aggregated Data. By Aggregated Data, we mean high-level data extracted, assembled, or derived from your Personal Data but which is not in itself Personal Data as it is anonymized and cannot reveal your identity. It usually includes, but it is not limited to, statistical or demographic data, and it helps us better understand how customers interact with our business. If Aggregated Data is ever used in combination with your Personal Data and becomes identifiable, it will be treated in accordance with this policy.
How do we use the data we receive?
With Third Parties
When you make an enquiry on My Home Abroad, we send that request and share your information with the estate agent advertising the property. We may recommend third parties with services that may be relevant, based on the data we collect. We will never pass on any personal data without your permission.
With Service Providers
We may share your information with third parties who provide services on our behalf to help with our business activities. These companies are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us, which may include:
- Providing customer service
- Sending marketing communications
- Conducting research and analysis
- Payment processing
With Public Authorities
In certain situations, we might have to release account and other personal information to comply with the law, to enforce or apply our conditions of use and other agreements, or to protect the rights, property, or safety of My Home Abroad, our users, or others. This does not include selling, renting, sharing, or otherwise disclosing personally identifiable information for commercial purposes other than those stated in this policy.
What data do we store?
Sending information over the internet is generally not completely secure, and we can't guarantee the security of your data while it's in transit. We have procedures and security features in place to keep your data secure once we receive it.
Your rights will be respected and acted upon when invoked, and those rights include:
- The right to be informed
- The right of access
- The right to rectification
- The right to erasure
- The right to restrict processing
- The right to data portability
- The right to object
- Rights related to automated decision making and profiling
We will use all reasonable efforts consistent with our legal duty to supply, correct, or delete personal information about you as necessary. Please make those requests using this form or email us at email@example.com. Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.
To the extent prohibited by applicable law, My Home Abroad does not offer its services to anyone younger than 16 years old. If you learn that anyone younger than 16 has unlawfully provided us with personal data, please contact us, and we will delete that information.
Changes to this Policy
This policy may be updated from time to time, so you may wish to check it each time you submit personal information to My Home Abroad. The date of the most recent revisions will appear on this page. If you do not agree to these changes, please do not continue to use this website or submit personal information to it. If material changes are made to the policy, we will provide a more prominent notice, such as by email notification of the changes.
Data Protection Authority
Subject to applicable law, you also have the right to lodge a complaint with your local data protection authority or the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), which is the My Home Abroad supervisory authority in the European Union:
Information Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AFTel: +44 (0)303 123 1113 (local rate) or +44(0)1625 545 745 (national rate). Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contacting My Home Abroad
If you have any concerns about privacy at My Home Abroad, please open a support ticket or email email@example.com, and we will try to resolve it.