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Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is made on behalf of All references to "Yourestate", "we", "us" or "our" in this document are references to ABN 89 263 054 598. 

This Privacy Policy governs personal information you may supply to us or the information that is being collected automatically from your web browser. By using this site ("the Site") you agree to this Privacy Policy and you agree with collection, use and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

We reserve the right to modify or remove some parts of the Privacy Policy at any time. 


Use of IP addresses

Yourestate receives your IP address from your web browser. IP addresses are recorded in our server log files and database automatically. We use your IP address to resolve any problems with our server as well as for statistical information. 


Use of cookies

Cookies are small files stored in your computer's memory or hard disk.

Yourestate may set and access cookies on your computer.

We use cookies to make your access to the Site easier. When you log in you can access any pages on the Site without supplying your user name and password again, this is achieved by use of "session cookies". 


Information collected on Registration Forms

We collect personal information about you, such as: your e-mail address, title, name, phone numbers, mobile number and address when you register. This information is collected in order for your contact details to be available to property owners, property seekers or real estate agents when they access your published "property record" or "property seeker's profile". You may choose not to display any of this information. If that is the case (you have chosen not to publish any of your contact information) you will only be contactable via e-mail which is sent through a form at (people accessing your record will not be able to see your e-mail address).

We also use your profile (like your e-mail address and name) and demographic (like post code and state) information to tailor your experience at our site and to show you the content that we think you may be interested in and to display content according to your preferences. 


Links to other sites

The Site may contain links to other web sites and these sites may have a different privacy policy to Yourestate. You should check their privacy policy before disclosing your personal information. Yourestate is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such sites, nor are we responsible for the use or disclosure by others of information you provide to any external sites. 


Use of information

Yourestate does not sell, rent or share your personal information with other persons or companies except to provide products and services you requested, when we have your permission.

We will use your personal information for the purpose of improving the Site and services we provide to you. We may use your personal information to analyse your needs and site usage. We may also use it to contact you and deliver you information about our products and services that we think may interest you. If you do not want us to use your information in that way, please indicate so in the "Registration Form" when you create your account or in "Edit Personal Profile Form" when you edit your account.

Information about the types of properties you are interested in may be combined with other users information to make analysis about properties that users are searching for.

If you advertise properties for sale, rent or lease on the Site, information such as property price, address and property features will be stored in the statistical database after the property has been sold, rented or leased. This information may be combined with other properties' information for statistical analysis. The street numbers will not be published for such properties.



Your personal information may be disclosed in special circumstances where it is required by law, or if we have reason to believe it is necessary to identify or bring legal action against anybody damaging, injuring or interfering.

We may aggregate personal information and disclose this information in non-personally identifiable manner to third parties for marketing and other purposes. Please let us know in writing if you do not want your information used in this way. 



We take all reasonable steps to protect any information collected from your computer or provided by you. Whilst we make our best efforts to ensure your information is stored securely, Yourestate will take no responsibility for any breach of security on the Site. 


Access to information

The information you provide to us is accessible by you through the Site. You will need to use your e-mail address and password to view or modify this information.

You are solely responsible for accuracy of information you provide to us. You must ensure that your personal information is kept accurate and up to date. Yourestate will not be responsible for any information you provide. 


Changes to the Privacy Policy

We may make changes to the Privacy Policy from time to time. We will inform you of these changes by publishing them on the Site. 


Contact us

If you have any questions about the Privacy Policy, the practices of the Site, or your dealing with the Site, please contact us on-line or by post: P.O. Box 242 Bentleigh 3204 Victoria, Australia 


Further Privacy information

More information about your privacy is available from the Australian Federal Privacy Commissioner at

This Privacy Policy was last updated on 2nd of September 2002. 






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