weOwn takes your privacy seriously. We are committed to protecting your privacy, including any Personal Data that you may provide to us for the use of our Service or on our website.

1. Communications

weOwn welcomes you to contact us with any questions or comments you may have through the email links located on various pages of the site. Please inform us if you would not like to receive future emails from weOwn by contacting us at contact@weown.ca with regarding your request.

2. Where This Privacy Policy Applies

This Privacy Policy applies to websites, apps, and other services operated by weOwn. For simplicity, we refer to all of these as our “Service” in this Privacy Policy.

3. Information We Collect

When you sign up for an account with app.weown.ca, you will be asked to fill out your contact information, as well as information regarding your financial preferences, housing needs, neighbourhood preferences, and lifestyle expectations. This information is collected solely to ensure that you are able to effectively use our Service. We do not collect information that is not relevant to the use of our Service.

4. How We Use Information

We require information about your financial and housing preferences in order to connect you with a potential co-owner. Based on the nature of our partnership with our realtor and brokerage partners, we share this information with them to ensure that your experience of purchasing a home is as seamless and straightforward as possible. We will not share any information that is not required or relevant to our Service.

5. Website Information

In addition to the Personal Data you may give us, our site collects and records the information about your visit to our site using cookies. You may disable this feature in your search engine settings.

6. Cookies

We use cookies to manage some of the functionality available on the Website.

Cookies are small packets of data that are transferred from a website to your hard drive. Cookies allow the Website to identify your device and keep a record of certain pages you visit on the Website. This means that the Website will recognise your device when it accesses those webpages on a later date and will input your preferences.

Web browsers usually accept cookies automatically. You can configure your web browser to disable cookies or require the web browser to alert you when cookies are being used, but this may reduce the functionality available to you when accessing the Website.

7. Security

We will take reasonable steps to keep personal information we collect secure. We do not take responsibility for the security of information which is outside of our control, such as when you provide it to us over the Internet. You are responsible for any information you submit using any application on the Website. Please note that any posts or comments you submit on the Website may be seen by third parties, who may collect, use and disclose that information.

8. Other Websites

This site may contain links to other websites not maintained by weOwn. These links are provided to you only as a convenience and weOwn takes no responsibility or liability for the information contained or collected on other websites.

9. Changes to our Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy was last updated on October 13th, 2018. On occasion, it may be necessary for us to amend our Privacy Policy. We reserve the right to change our Privacy Policy at any time by posting the amended Privacy Policy on our site. You will be notified of any changes to our Privacy Policy by email.

By using our site, it means you accept and agree to the most recent version of the weOwn Privacy Policy.


Last Updated: October 17th, 2018