Owner Terms of Business
Terms of Business (Owner)
Owners are given access to their property's online calendar upon listing with us. You are solely responsible for the upkeep of the calendar. If you do not wish the calendar to be displayed upon your listing, please let us know and we can disable it for you.
ETK do not manage bookings for you and we do not process any payments on your behalf. You, as the owner, hold full responsibility for the content of your listing and the bookings you take. ETK will not be held responsible in the event of a problem with the booking - the contract is between you and your guest.
It is the owner's responsibility to ensure the basic functioning of appliances, toilets, showers, locks and TVs etc. Where problems arise in relation to the foregoing, you as the property owner is responsible for correcting such problems.
Insurance, Authorities & Consents, Gas Safety Certificates
It is the sole responsibility of the owners to:
- be satisfied with their own insurance arrangements regarding the letting of their properties;
- ensure that they have all the authorities, licences, certificates and consents as required by law to let their property; and
- to obtain a gas safety certificate in respect of gas appliances, as required by the Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998.
Your listing on ETK Lettings and your rights
You grant ETK Lettings a non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, perpetual (or, in jurisdictions where this is not permitted, for a term equal to the duration of the Agreements plus twenty (20) years), irrevocable, fully paid, worldwide licence to use, reproduce, make available to the public (e.g. perform or display), publish, translate, modify, create derivative works from, and distribute any of your User Content in connection with the Service through any medium, whether alone or in combination with other content or materials, in any manner and by any means, method or technology, whether now known or hereafter created. Aside from the rights specifically granted herein, you retain ownership of all rights, including intellectual property rights, in the User Content. Where applicable and permitted under applicable law, you also agree to waive any “moral rights” (or the equivalent under applicable law) such as your right to be identified as the author of any User Content, including Feedback, and your right to object to derogatory treatment of such User Content.
The owner agrees that ETK Lettings, its officers and employees shall not be liable for any loss, injury or damage suffered in connection with any lettings with tenants / guests introduced by the website.
By accepting or having accepted and/or entering or having entered into property listings arranged by our website, you are deemed to agree to and accept the above terms, and to those set out in the Website Terms and Conditions Agreement as described and referred to above.
Document last updated Jan 2017