Privacy Policy

PLEASE READ THE DISCLAIMER AND PRIVACY POLICY CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEB SITE. BY USING THIS WEB SITE, YOU AGREE TO THE TERMS OF THE DISCLAIMER AND PRIVACY POLICY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS WEB SITE.

General Disclaimer

The information on this site has been prepared and provided for informational purposes only. This web site and all information available on or accessed through this site is provided "as is."  Avison Young makes no representations or warranties of any kind concerning the information provided on this site or its accuracy. Avison Young shall not be responsible for any errors or delays in the content in its web site or for any actions taken in reliance thereon and expressly disclaims liability in respect to actions taken or not taken based upon the content of this site. This web site contains links to third-party web sites that are not under the control of Avison Young. Avison Young makes no representations whatsoever about these third-party web sites. When you access a non-Avison Young web site, you do so at your own risk and Avison Young is not responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any information, data, opinions, advice, or statements on these sites. Avison Young provides these links solely as a convenience and the inclusion of such links does not imply that Avison Young recommends, endorses or accepts responsibility for the content or use of such web sites. Avison Young and its subsidiaries and affiliates (the "Company") are not licensed in all jurisdictions. This web site does not purport to offer any services that require licensure (e.g., real estate services or mortgage brokerage services) in locations in which the Company is not licensed. 

Privacy Policy

General Policy

At Avison Young, we are sensitive to privacy. We believe in simple, straightforward policies. The information noted below only applies to the Avison Young web site. Avison Young is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of the web sites to which it links.

Our Commitment to Privacy

We believe that the responsible use of personal information collected on our web site is critical. We have therefore adopted this Privacy Statement. The extent and type of information we receive from you on our external web sites depends on the information you provide to us through our contact mailboxes and/or through any registration processes on our sites.

Use of Information

We only use your personally identifiable information to respond to your requests and to provide you with information about Avison Young’s services. We may also use this information to provide you with marketing material about Avison Young, unless you opt out of receiving this information as provided below. We also use personal information for the purposes of providing our services to clients, maintaining client relationships (such as informing our clients and prospective clients of properties and services that may be of interest to them) and for our other related business activities.

Collecting Information

Avison Young does not collect any personal data from visitors to its web site that is not voluntarily provided.  Our web site may invite you to contact us or to provide information about yourself. We use the information you provide to:

  • provide you with real estate related services if you are or become a client of Avison Young, and/or handle any requests that you may have;
  • carry out, monitor and analyze our business or web site operations;
  • conduct our recruiting and/or selection process;
  • contact you (unless you tell us that you prefer us not to) regarding current real estate issues that may be of interest to you; and
  • comply with any applicable laws or regulations in any country.

Sharing Information

The personal information you provide to us will be retained only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which the information was collected or as required by law. We do not sell or share personal information with third parties except as necessary to carry out our business or your request or as required by law or other legal processes, and we never sell your personal information. We may transfer your personal information to other offices of the Company for the purposes set out for use of personal information in this Privacy Policy. By submitting data to Avison Young electronically, you are providing explicit consent to trans-border transmission of data collected via our web site.

Safeguarding Information

We have technological and operational security policies and procedures in place to protect your personally identifiable information from loss, misuse, alteration or unintentional destruction. The Avison Young personnel who have access to the data have been trained and are required to maintain the confidentiality of such information. We do not guarantee that these safeguards will always work.

Questions and Comments

Avison Young recognizes its responsibility for protecting the online privacy of your personal information. If you have questions or comments about our administration of your personal information, or would like to opt out of receiving any marketing material from us, please contact us. You may also use this address to communicate any concerns you may have regarding compliance with this Privacy Policy.