Our Cookie Policy 

What are cookies?

Cookies are very small text files that are stored on your computer when you visit some websites. Websites use cookies to remember certain details about your visit to the site so that the site can be tailored to your user preferences. Cookies can also be used for analytical purposes, allowing the site owner to analyse how the site is used, and to gather broad demographic data about visitors, such as their country, their default language, or the screen resolution of their computer. 

How does this site use cookies?

This site sets two kinds of cookies:

  1. User preference cookies
  2. Anonymous analytics cookies

User Preference cookies

We use a small number of cookies that store information about your preferences:

  • has-js - this cookie is used to indicate whether or not your browser has javascript enabled. Certain parts of the site depend on javascript and will not work if javascript is not enabled. Examples include photo slideshows and our currency converter.
  • cookie-agreed-xx - this cookie remembers if you have already read our cookie privacy policy, so that we do not show it to you each time you visit the site.
  • SESSxxxxxxx - this session cookie is used to store your list of favourite properties.

Analytics cookies

To understand how people use our site we use Google Analytics. Most websites use some sort of analytics program like this. The data it collects helps us see things like how many people visit our site, which country they are from, how many pages they visited, how fast our site loaded, and so on. All data collected is completely anonymous, it does not identify you as an individual in any way.

The following Google Analytics are set when you visit this site:

  • __utma
  • __utmb
  • __utmc
  • __utmz

How can I block cookies?

It is possible to disable cookies for a website. Browsers allow you to do this by changing your cookie settings. You can usually find these settings in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your browser. The following links may help you to decide if you should block cookies, and understand how to block them.

If you decide to block cookies may find that some websites do not work properly because they depend on certain essential cookies. If you block cookies for this site you will not be able to use our Favourite Properties feature or our currency converter.