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None of the cookies we set allow us to identify you individually.

 

Cookies enable us to:

  • remember information about your preferences, and so customise what we show you according to your individual interests;
  • speed up your searches;
  • recognize you when you return to our website.

You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting to refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you log on.

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Cookie Type Explanation Party
phpsessid Strict Necessary PHP session cookie associated with this domain 1st Party
hasSession Strict Necessary PHP session cookie which establishes the presence of a session 1st Party
cookieTest Strict Necessary PHP session cookie associated with this domain 1st Party
phpcookieTest Strict Necessary Checks for the presence of cookies being enabled on the visitors browser 1st Party
screenwidth Functionality Records the screen resolution to deliver visual content accordingly 1st Party
country Functionality Sets the chosen country for tailored search 1st Party
referers Functionality An incremental search history used to tailor further search results 1st Party
searchcount Functionality The number of searches carried out 1st Party
last Functionality The most recent search carried out 1st Party
ip Functionality IP address is set to determine what country you are in and a rough estimate of your location 1st Party
lat Functionality The rough latitude of your location for tailored searches 1st Party
lng Functionality The rough longitude of your location for tailored searches 1st Party
searchType Functionality The category of search being carried out 1st Party
count Functionality The previous number of search results from the last search 1st Party
recent Functionality The previous geographical areas searched 1st Party
val Functionality The last unique search 1st Party
myGDPR Functionality The current subscription preferences (if logged in) 1st Party
searchView Functionality The last preferred search view (grid-based results or map-based) 1st Party
_fbp Marketing Set by Facebook as part of their embedded services 3rd Party
__adroll_fpc Marketing Set by Adroll as part of their embedded services 3rd Party
__ar_v4 Marketing Set by Adroll as part of their embedded services 3rd Party
_gcl_au Marketing Set by Google to store and track conversions 3rd Party
_ga Analytics Sets a unique identifier than is used to generate visitor statistics on how the website is used 3rd Party
_gat_gtag_UA_ Analytics Sets a unique identifier for Google Tag Manager 3rd Party
_gid Analytics Sets a unique identifier than is used to generate visitor statistics on how the website is used 3rd Party
What Cookies sent Explanation
Google Analytics 4 Google analytics cookies – used for high-level tracking of the performance of the website and general user activity. None of these cookies contain personally-identifiable information about you.
Session 4 These are cookies that self-clear when your session ends (ie you leave the site, close your browser etc). This cookie is technical
Location 6 In order to identify which version of this website is most appropriate to you, your browser stores information about your IP address as well as the country you are in and a rough estimate of your location.
Search 8 Your browser stores your preferred search settings (the property type you are searching for, your currency preferences, results per page, etc.)