Who we are

Our website address is: https://www.housezz.co.uk. The current privacy policy applies to this website only.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service Privacy Policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Through contact forms we gather personal information like name and email address. We use this information in order to properly address, contact and answer you. We might collect IP addresses for security purposes.

Registration form

We collect personal data including, but not limited to personal details such as name, email address, location, phone number.

Legitimate interest:

  • To allow the posting of Ads on our website or to allow the Chat service to function normally between advertisers and potential buyer;
  • To save properties in your account;
  • To list properties based on Membership or Extra packages;
  • To make sure our services are secure.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We collect data through Google Analytics, Facebook Pixel, Google Tag Manager. This information can be allowed or blocked through the cookie banner or by visiting the Cookie Policy page.

Who we share your data with

We share your data when law is being enforced. We do not distribute, sell or lease your data without your consent.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Your contact information is being kept secure, under SSL protocol. We do not keep nor store any financial information.

Additional information

Marketing preferences can be set during the cookie policy or by visiting the Cookie policy page. You can allow certain features to track your information or block them.

Remarketing will only be applied if you leave us this choice through the same Cookie policy interface. In case you allow, we will track your preferences and advertise to you the best information that we might have.

How we protect your data

We ensure that everything is being kept secure and encrypted so that your personal information will stay safe. However, if you do allow tracking by Analytics, Marketing, Advertising, your data may be sent to our partners. The partners will have a different policy than ours, so do please visit the Cookie Policy page to see what cookies are collected and by whom in order to read their Privacy Policy.

What data breach procedures we have in place

We have industry standard procedures with legal means to block unauthorized access to your personal data, preventing all access to unauthorized personnel.

What third parties we receive data from

We do not receive any information from 3rd Party websites, we collect our own through our very own platform.

Last updated: July 2021.