What are cookies?
Cookies are created when your browser loads the website. The website sends information to the browser which then creates a text file. Cookies are stored on your device for various periods of time, from as short time as the duration of your browsing session to several months.
Every time you come back to the website, the browser retrieves and sends cookies to the server, which helps to improve your experience of the website by:
- Remembering settings, so you don’t have to re-enter them every time you visit
- Remembering your last properties and searches, helping you to keep on top of new listings
- Measuring use of the website so that we can see where we can improve
You can manage and/or delete these small files from your device, but please be aware that this will limit the functionality that we are able to offer to you.
To learn more about cookies and how to manage them please visit Allaboutcookies.org.
What cookies do we use?
STRICTLY NECESSARY COOKIES
Strictly necessary cookies allow you to log into your account and view account details without a need to log in again every time you navigate to subsequent page.
- S.Ville Estates_session – Stores information about whether you are logged in into your account or not.
Performance cookies let us collect information about how the website is used. For example, we may record what pages are visited most. This data allows us to see where we could optimise the website and make it more efficient.
Functionality cookies allow the website to remember settings such as the screen size, which lets us serve the right content without overloading any network or device capacity.
- search – Stores your preferences as to how you prefer your results to be displayed i.e display 10 properties per page and price filter ‘from highest to lowest’.
- mortgage – Stores your mortgage settings for use across the website.
- recent – Stores information of the last properties you have viewed.
- screen – Stores the screen size of the device that you are viewing our website on. This allows us to serve the right content for the device you are using without overloading your network and preserving best layout.