Privacy Policy

  • General
    1. This document outlines the privacy policy (“Policy”) of Avenue Realty (“Firm”) with respect to your usage of the website ‘https://www.propertyshield.in’ (“Website”), and shall be read with the Firm’s Terms of Service.
    2. Terms not explicitly defined herein shall be deemed to have the meaning assigned to them under the Firm’s Terms of Service, unless repugnant to the meaning or context thereof or explicitly specified otherwise.
    3. If you choose to use the Website or its Services, you accept and agree to the Terms and the Policy.
  • Information we collect

    We collect the following types of information.

    1. Information you provide us directly:
      1. Your full name, username, password, phone number, address, and e-mail address when you register for an account on the Website (“Account”).
      2. Communications between you and the Firm. For example, you may be sent service-related emails (e.g., account verification, changes/updates to features of the Service, Service related notifications, technical and security notices). Note that you may not opt out of service-related e-mails.
    2. Information from third parties that you permit us to access:
      1. Your user profile, consisting of your username, password, e-mail address, your first and last name, picture, location, and phone number, as made available by you on any third party SNS that you may use to register on the Website.
    3. Analytics information:
      1. Third-party analytics tools are used to measure traffic and usage trends on the Website. These tools collect information sent by your device, including but not limited to the web pages you visit, add-ons, and other information that assists in the improvement of user experience and application functionality.
    4. Cookies and similar technologies:
      1. Cookies and similar technologies, such as pixels, web beacons, and local storage to collect information, whether through third-party service providers or otherwise, about how you use the Website and provide features to you.
    5. Log file information:
      1. Log file information is automatically reported by your browser each time you make a request to access (i.e. visit) a web page or application. It can also be provided when the content of the webpage or application is downloaded to your browser or device.
      2. The Website’s servers automatically record certain log file information, including but not limited to your web requests, Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, referring/exit pages and URLs, number of clicks, and how you interact with links, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, and other such information. Similar information may be collected from emails sent to users which then help to track which emails are opened and which links are clicked by recipients. The information allows for more accurate reporting and improvement of the user experience and application functionality.
    6. Device identifiers:
      1. When you use a mobile device, such as a tablet or phone to access the Website, the Firm reserves the right to access, collect, monitor, store on your device, and/or remotely store one or more “device identifiers.” Device identifiers are small data files or similar data structures stored on or associated with your mobile device, which uniquely identify your mobile device. A device identifier may be data stored in connection with the device hardware, data stored in connection with the device’s operating system or other software, or data sent to the device by the Website.
      2. A device identifier may deliver information to us or to a third party partner about how you browse and use the Website and may help to provide reports to aid us in improving our Services. Some features of the Website may not function properly if use or availability of device identifiers is impaired or disabled.
  • How we use your information

    In addition to some of the specific uses of information we describe in this Privacy Policy, the Firm reserves the right to use information that we receive to:

    1. Help you efficiently access your information after you sign in;
    2. Remember information so you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the Website;
    3. Provide, improve, test, and monitor the effectiveness of the Website and the Services;
    4. Develop and test new products and features;
    5. Monitor metrics such as total number of visitors, traffic, and demographic patterns;
    6. Diagnose and/or fix technology problems;
    7. Make updates to the Website;
    8. Any other use that the Firm views as relevant to improving the Website and the Services.
  • Sharing of your information

    We will not rent or sell your information to third parties outside the Firm and its Affiliates without your consent, except as noted in this Policy.

    1. Parties with whom we reserve the right to share your information:
      1. Your usage data (including but not limited to information from cookies, log files, device identifiers, location data, and usage data) may be shared with businesses that are part of the same group businesses that the Firm is part of, or that become part of that group (“Affiliates”). Affiliates may use this information to help provide, understand, and improve the Website and Services (including by providing analytics) and Affiliates’own services (including by providing you with better and more relevant services).
      2. We also reserve the right to share your information and/or your usage data with third-party organizations (“Service Providers”) that help us provide the Website and/or the Services to you. Our Service Providers will be given access to your information as is reasonably necessary to provide the Website and Service under reasonable confidentiality terms.
      3. We reserve the right to remove parts of data that can identify you and share anonymized data with other parties. We may also reserve the right to combine your information with other information in a way that it is no longer associated with you and share that aggregated information.
    2. What happens in the event of a change of control:
      1. If we sell or otherwise transfer part or the whole of the Firm or our assets to another organization, your information, usage data and any other information previously provided by you or collected from you may be among the items sold or transferred.
      2. The buyer or transferee will have to honor the commitments made in this Privacy Policy, and you will be notified any changes are made to policies regarding your data and other specifics of this document.
    3. Responding to legal requests and preventing harm:
      1. We reserve the right to access, preserve, and share your information in response to a legal request (such as a search warrant, court order, or subpoena) if we have a good faith belief that the law otherwise requires us to do so. This may include responding to legal requests from jurisdictions outside of India where the response is required by law in that jurisdiction, affects users in that jurisdiction, and is consistent with internationally recognized standards.
      2. The Firm also reserves the right to access, preserve, and share information when we have a good faith belief it is necessary to: detect, prevent, and/or address fraud and other illegal activity; to protect ourselves, you, and others, including as part of investigations; and to prevent death or imminent bodily harm.
      3. Information we receive about you may be accessed, processed, and retained for an extended period of time when it is the subject of a legal request or obligation, governmental investigation, or investigations concerning possible violations of our terms or policies, or to otherwise prevent harm.
  • How we store your information
    1. Storage and Processing:
      1. The Firm reserves the right to store and process any User data in India or any other country in which The Firm, its Affiliates, or its Service Providers maintain facilities.
      2. The Firm, its Affiliates, or its Service Providers may transfer information that is collected about you, including personal information across borders and from your country or jurisdiction to other countries or jurisdictions around the world. If you are located in other regions with laws governing data collection and use that may differ from Indian law, please note that The Firm reserves the right to transfer information, including personal information, to a country and jurisdiction that does not have the same data protection laws as your jurisdiction.
      3. By registering for and using the Website, you consent to the transfer of information to India or to any other country in which the Firm, its Affiliates, or its Service Providers maintain facilities and the use and disclosure of information about you as described in this Privacy Policy.
      4. The Firm uses commercially reasonable safeguards to help keep the information collected through the Website secure and take reasonable steps (such as requesting a unique password) to verify your identity before granting you access to your Account. However, the Firm cannot ensure the security of any information you transmit to the Firm or guarantee that information on the Service may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed.
      5. As part of this Agreement, you are obligated to do your part to maintain personal operational security. You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your unique password and account information, and for controlling access to emails between you and the Firm, at all times. Your privacy settings may also be affected by changes that any third party SNS you connect to the Website with makes to their services. The Firm is not responsible for the functionality, privacy, or security measures of any other organization which we use or are affiliated with.
  • Your choices about your information
    1. Your account information and privacy settings:
      1. Unsubscribe from email communications by clicking on the “unsubscribe link” provided in such communications. As noted above, you may not opt out of service-related communications including but not limited to Service notifications, account verification, purchase and billing confirmations and reminders, changes/updates to features of the Website or Service, technical and security notices.
    2. Data and User Content Retention Policy:
      1. Following termination or deactivation of your account, the Firm, its Affiliates, or its Service Providers may retain information (including your profile information) for an indefinite but reasonable time for backup, archival, and/or audit purposes.
  • Children’s privacy

    The Website does not knowingly collect or solicit any information from anyone under the age of 18 or knowingly allow such persons to register for an account. The Website and its content are not directed at children under the age of 18. In the event that it is discovered that the Website has collected personal information from a child under the age of 18 without parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we may have any information from or about a child under the age of 18, please contact us at  [email protected]

  • Other web sites and services
    1. We are not responsible for the practices employed by any websites or services linked to or from our Website or Service, including the information or content contained within them.
    2. Please remember that when you use a link to go from a Website-owned domain to another website or service, the Firm’s Privacy Policy does not apply to those third-party websites or services. Your browsing and interaction on any third-party website or service, including those that have a link on our website, are subject to that third party’s own rules and policies. In addition, you agree that we are not responsible and do not have control over any third parties that you authorize to access your information. If you are using a third-party website or service and you allow them to access your user content you do so at your own risk.
  • How to contact us

    If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or the Firm in general, please contact us at [email protected]

  • Changes to our privacy policy

    The Firm reserves the right to modify or update this Privacy Policy from time to time without notifying Users, so please review it periodically. We may provide you additional forms of notice of modifications or updates as appropriate under certain circumstances. Your continued use of the Website and your initial acceptance to the terms herein will constitute your equal acceptance to any updated versions of the Privacy Policy thereafter.