Privacy Policy

Homesphere, Lda aims to comply with EU and national legal standards regarding data protection, as stipulated in the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and following the goals and policies outlined below in this internal regulation.

Homesphere, Lda has an ongoing implementation of a data protection system to ensure, in a responsible way, security and privacy in the treatment of personal data of all stakeholders (customers, partners, employees and service providers).

Homesphere, Lda does not sell or cede its databases to third parties and ensures that when collecting and processing any personal data, it does so only in accordance with the following principles:

1. Purpose for which personal data is collected:

The personal data collected by Homesphere, Lda, is intended solely for the exercise of the activities of real estate mediation and lease management and for the exercise of the activity of remodeling and works in real estate, namely for the presentation of real estate solutions and works to their customers, with the scrupulous fulfillment of the Real Estate Mediation Law as provided by Law 115/2013 of February 8.

2. Required elements or data:

Whenever we request personal data or any natural person voluntarily provides us with them, the fields that are required to be filled in are essential data in order to contact you and to carry out our business activities, and the absence of these data may affect the efficiency and outcome of our service provision.

In compliance with the principle of data minimization, Homesphere, Lda requests from any natural person only those personal elements strictly necessary to the exercise of its activity, taking into account each stage of the legal relationship between Homesphere, Lda and the data subject, so that the data collected and processed are strictly adequate, relevant and limited to what is necessary in relation to the purposes for which they are processed;

3. Storage period of the data provided:

Personal data will be kept by Homesphere, Lda only for the time strictly necessary for the purpose for which they were collected, or for a longer period only in cases of compliance with legal obligations.

4. Rights of the data subject:

In accordance with the provisions of the RGPD and always within the scope and limitations provided for in legal regulations, Homesphere, Lda ensures its customers, as data subjects, the exercise of the rights provided for in that regulation, including the right to protection of their personal data, privacy, the right of access to them, the right to their rectification, erasure, portability (if and when applicable), limitation, opposition to the processing, notification in case of irregularities, and also the right to be informed in case of violation of personal data;

In addition to the rights listed above, Homesphere, Lda also ensures several rights related to the principles of personal data treatment provided by Article 5 of the RGPD, namely the right to be informed in case of a personal data violation. These include the right to have all data processed lawfully, fairly and transparently, collected for a specific purpose, adequate to the purpose for which they are intended, relevant, limited, recorded accurately, that can be updated and kept in a manner that allows the identification of the data subject for only as long as is necessary, consented to, or legally required, and always processed in such a way that its security is ensured, except in legally prescribed situations.

5. Data Protection Office:

For the exercise of any of the rights related to the data of the intervenients, or for any subject related to the protection and privacy of personal data, the data subject may contact us through the e-mail address: info@homesphere.pt, describing the subject that originated the need to contact and indicating a telephone contact, the e-mail address or the address, for the respective reply.

Terms and Conditions

The content of this site does not constitute the provision of services and is intended only to provide general information. Homesphere, Lda excludes its liability for any damages resulting from the use of the information contained in this site. Any use of the content of this site other than the mere downloading and/or temporary storage for the purpose of viewing on a personal computer is expressly prohibited without the express, prior and written permission of Homesphere, Lda.

Our Cookie Policy

Homesphere, Lda is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected and that you comply with your obligations under the Data Protection Act. Our Privacy and Cookies Policy explains how we will treat any personal information you provide to us when you use this website. It also describes how we use internet cookies and some of the security measures we take to protect your privacy as well as giving certain guarantees about things that we will not do.

The information we collect and how we will use it

When you register on our site, we collect the information you choose to fill out on the forms on the site. We gather this information so that we can process your requests and efficiently administer any transactions, as well as use it to develop and improve our services. We may use the aggregated information for purposes of tracking the use of our services and to help us develop and improve our site. Aggregate and statistical information does not, however, include details that can be used to identify you. We may have received personal information from other companies and organizations (for example, marketing purposes) and we rely on these third parties to obtain your consent for us to use this information.

Cookies

We use cookies on this site. A cookie is a small text file that identifies your computer to our server. Cookies themselves do not identify the individual user, only the computer used. Cookies are not used to collect personal information.

You have the ability at any time to set your computer to accept all cookies, to notify you when a cookie is issued, or not to receive any cookies. How you do this depends on the browser (web browser) you use. Please refer to the “Help” function of your browser. If you accept cookies, they can remain on your computer for many years unless you delete them. Please note that turning off cookies may limit your use of websites in general. Here is a list of the main cookies we use, and what their function is:

PHPSESSID

This cookie is essential and enables our site to respond to any action you perform on the site, such as completing a survey form. The site will not function properly if this cookie is not used.

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This cookie is used by backoffice users. The site works correctly if this cookie is not used.

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Cookies starting with “__utm” enable the function of analytics software. This software helps analyze our visitors to the site and provide anonymous information such as browsers used, returning visitors and response to marketing activities. This information helps us improve the site and your online experience.

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The _atuvc cookie is created and read by the JavaScript of the site that allows the sharing of content on social networks “AddThis”.

GOOGLE MAPS SID, SAPISID, APISID, SSID, HSID, NID, PREF Cookies used by google to store the preferences used to create the maps used by google.

COOKIE CONTROL

Web browsers allow you to exercise some control of cookies through the browser settings. Most browsers allow you to block cookies or block cookies from specific sites. Browsers can also help you delete cookies when you close the browser. You should note however, that this can mean that any opt-outs or preferences set on the site will be lost. To learn more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org which includes information on how to manage your settings for the various browser vendors.

GOOGLE ANALYTICS BROWSER OPT-OUT

To provide visitors with more choice about how their data is collected by Google Analytics, Google has developed the Google Analytics Browser Opt-out Add-on. The add-on communicates with the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js) to indicate that information about the site visit should not be sent to Google Analytics. The Google Analytics Browser Opt-out Add-on does not prevent information from being sent to the website itself or to other web analytics services.

Acceptance of these terms

By using this site, you agree to the collection and use of your information as set forth in this cookie policy and privacy policy. If we change our privacy or cookie policy in any way, those changes will be posted on this site.