Privacy & Cookies

Savills is a trading name of Savills plc. Savills is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. This Privacy Policy explains how we use the information we collect about you, how you can instruct us if you prefer to limit the use of that information and procedures that we have in place to safeguard your privacy.

1   The information we collect and how we use it

When you register with our web site in order to receive our research reports we need to know your name, e-mail address, and contact telephone numbers, sectors in which you are interested and geographic regions of interest.

We gather this information to allow us to process your registration and provide you with the research reports requested by you.

From time to time we may provide your information to our customer service agencies for research and analysis purposes so that we can monitor and improve the services we provide. We or our agents and sub-contractors may contact you by post, e-mail or telephone to ask you for your feedback and comments on our services.

On registration you may have indicated that you were happy to be contacted by our group of companies with information about special features of our web site or any other service or products which we think may be of interest to you. If you no longer wish to receive this information, please send a blank e-mail message to webservices@savills.com

You may also have elected to receive information from third parties which we think may be of interest to you. If you would rather not receive this information, please send an e-mail to webservices@savills.com

We may also provide your information to carefully selected third parties whose products or services we believe may be of interest to you. If you do not wish us to disclose your information in this way, please send an e-mail to webservices@savills.com

 

2. How we protect your information

The internet is not a secure medium. However we have put in place various security procedures as set out in this policy.

Savills takes the security and privacy of its customers' personal information extremely seriously. We have strict internal procedures which cover the storage, access and disclosure of your information.

 

3. Sale of business

In the event that this business is sold or integrated with another business your details may be disclosed to our advisers and any prospective purchaser and their advisers and will be passed on to the new owners of the business.

 

4. Updating your details

If any of the information that you have provided to Savills changes, for example if you change your e-mail address, name or payment details or if you wish to cancel your registration, please let us know the correct details by sending an e-mail to webservices@savills.com [or by sending a letter to Savills, Web Services Dept, 25 Finsbury Circus, London EC2M 7EE]

 

5. Your consent

By submitting your information you consent to the use of that information as set out in this Policy. If we change our Privacy Policy we will post the changes on this page, and may place notices on other pages of the web site, so that you may be aware of the information we collect and how we use it at all times. We will also e-mail you should we make any changes so that you may consent to our use of your information in that way. Continued use of the service will signify that you agree to any such changes.

Because the Internet infrastructure is global the information you provide may be transferred to countries outside the European Economic Area that do not have similar data protection legislation during use as set out in this Policy. However, we have taken the steps outlined above to try to improve the security of your information. You should be aware that if you request updates from our Asia Pacific offices, your data will be shared with those offices. However your data will still be subject to Savills' internal confidentiality procedures.

 

6. How to contact Savills

We welcome your views about our web site and our Privacy Policy. If you would like to contact us with any queries or comments please send an e-mail to webservices@savills.com

 

7. The use of cookies by Savills

What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is downloaded onto your computer when you visit certain websites and allows a website to recognise a user's computer. Cookies are used to help users navigate websites more efficiently and to perform certain functions, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website.


What cookies do Savills use?
The table below lists the cookies used by this website and provides a description of how each cookie works. To find out more about a cookie, please follow the link provided in "More Information".

 

 Cookie Name  Purpose  More information 
ASP.NET SessionID ASP.NET_SessionID   A default cookie that allows the site to know it is the same computer that has viewed the previous page. Only lasts for the current browsing session.
Subscribe to Research research_form Records whether a user has already subscribed to the website to view research and if they have not, will request them to enter minimal details to do so.   
Google Analytics  _utmx The Savills Website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets a cookie in order to evaluate your use of our website and compile reports for us on activity of our website.

How to reject or delete this cookie

http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacypolicy.html
WebTrends WT-FPC and ACOOKIE The Savills website uses WebTrends Analystics package to evaluate the activity on our website.  
Accordian Bar home_accordian Records how the user last viewed the home page so this view is replicated the next time they visit.  Only lasts for the current browsing session.
Alerts savills_alert_cookie Records that the user has subscribed for alerts so that they can change their preference in the future. Lasts for 100 days
Recent Properties savills_rs_recent_properties  Records the recent properties the user has viewed.  Lasts for 2 weeks 
Recent searches savills_rs_recent_searches  Records the recent searches the user has undertaken Lasts for 3 months 
Last Search savills_rs_lastsearch Records the last search that a user has undertaken Lasts for 3 months
Saved Properties savills_saved_properties Records the properties a used has clicked "Save" next to.  Lasts for 3 months 
Machine Tracker savills_tracker_global Records when the user returns to our site from the same computer.  Lasts for 1 year 
Machine Tracker savills_rs_tracker_global, savills_tracker_commsearch Records when the user returns to our site from the same computer.
Lasts for 1 year
Session Tracker savills_rs_tracker_session Records what repeated searches users undertake  Lasts for 1 day 
Alerts InternationalInformation  Records that the user has subscribed for alerts so that they can change their preference in the future on our international search.  Lasts for 10 years 

How do I restrict or delete cookies?

13 of the cookies we use are essential for parts of the website to operate and have already been set. You may delete and block all cookies from this website, but please be aware that restricting or deleting cookies may impact on the functionality of the website. 
Your web browser may allow you to restrict or delete cookies set by this website. The Help function within your browser should tell you how. Alternatively, you can visit www.allaboutcookies.org which provides general information about cookies and how you can manage cookies on your computer.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

 

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