This Cookies Policy sets out how we, Gem City Real Estate Group or, if you are a sole  trader, the trading name of your business used on your website], use cookies and similar  technologies on our website, www.gemcityrealestategroup.com.
We may update this Cookies Policy from time to time in order to keep you fully informed about  our latest practices involving cookies and similar technologies on our website. You should  check this Cookies Policy each time you visit our website in order to find out whether our use  of cookies and similar technologies has changed. The effective date of this Cookies Policy is 4-28-2022.
We recommend that you print a copy of this Cookies Policy for your records
About cookies
Cookies are data files that are sent between web servers and web browsers, processor  memory or hard drives (clients) to recognise a particular user’s device when the user accesses a website. They are used for a range of different purposes, such as customising a website for  a particular user, helping a user navigate a website, improving that user’s website experience,  and storing that user’s preferences and login information. Cookies can be classified as either ‘session’ or ‘persistent’ cookies. Session cookies are  placed on your browser when you access a website and last for as long as you keep your  browser open. They expire when you close your browser.  Persistent cookies are placed on your computer when you access a website and expire at a  fixed point in time or if you manually delete them from your browser, whichever occurs first. Cookies will be set either by our website domain or by third party domains on our behalf.  Cookies set by us on our website domain are referred to as ‘first party’ cookies. Cookies set by third party domains, or set on or via our domain on behalf of third parties, are referred to  as ‘third party’ cookies. Cookies do not usually contain personal information. Cookies may, however, be used in  combination with other information to identify you. We use first party [and third party]5 cookies on our website, and both session and persistent  cookies. If you require further information about cookies in general, please visit  www.allaboutcookies.org
Essential cookies
These are cookies which are necessary in order for us to run our website and its essential  functions. We use essential cookies for the following purposes on our website:
– to administer our website.
– to ensure our website functions properly when you interact with it.
– [for storing information about your shopping cart and the items you have placed in it.]
– [for processing payments for goods and services you purchase on or via our website.]
– [for logging into password protected areas or accessing other secure areas of our  website.]
– [for remembering information you have inserted in a form on our website.]
– [include the details of any additional purposes for which you use essential cookies on your  website.]
Functional cookies
These are cookies that store information about your preferences and recognise you whenever you return to a website, in order to improve your website experience and personalise it for  you. We use functional cookies for the following purposes on our website:
– to recognise you when you return to our website.
– to improve your experience of our website.
– [to recognise whether you have accepted the use of cookies on our website.]
– [to recognise the type of browsing device you are using, including your browser and  browser settings, for the purpose of displaying our website to you in an appropriate  format.]
– [to remember the language in which to display our website to you.]
– [to remember your preferences regarding our website’s appearance.]