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    Terms of Use Agreement

    This agreement describes the terms and conditions pursuant to which you may access and use the services provided on www.trendmls.com.


    PLEASE READ THIS AGREEMENT CAREFULLY. YOUR USE OF www.trendmls.com CONSTITUTES YOUR AGREEMENT TO BE LEGALLY BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT AND TO ABIDE BY THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT AS IF YOU HAD SIGNED THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT, DO NOT USE www.trendmls.com.

    IN CONSIDERATION OF THE DELAWARE VALLEY REAL ESTATE INFORMATION NETWORK, INC. ("TREND") GRANTING YOU ACCESS TO trendmls.com, YOU AGREE TO THE FOLLOWING:

    Introduction
    www.trendmls.com is owned and operated by TREND LLC, a subsidiary of Bright MLS, Inc. ("TREND") which has a principal place of business at 660 American Avenue, Suite 203, King of Prussia, PA 19406.

    Non-members of TREND are provided access only to the “public” areas of trendmls.com, including, without limitation, information on membership, products offered by TREND, TREND’s e-mail subscription process, industry news articles, TREND Rules and Regulations, Terms of Use, and Privacy Policy. Access to the public areas of trendmls.com is provided to enable a non-member to research and make informed decisions about becoming a Participant or Subscriber member of TREND and to enable non-member consumers to manage e-mail subscriptions. Non-members are not provided search access to TREND’s MLS or Realty Records databases.

    Your agreement to comply with the terms, conditions, and notices stated here, as modified from time-to-time, is a requirement for your access to www.trendmls.com. TREND refers to these terms, conditions, and notices as “Terms of Use”. TREND will post amended Terms of Use prominently on our website so that you can always review what terms and conditions govern your access to www.trendmls.com. Please check the TREND website at www.trendmls.com at any time for the most current version of our Terms of Use.

    For purposes of these Terms of Use, "www.trendmls.com" is construed to mean all methods of electronic access to the services and data provided by TREND.

    1. Incorporation of CoreLogic's Matrix System Terms of Use.
    CoreLogic's Matrix System Terms of Use are hereby incorporated into this Agreement. In addition to the provisions of this Terms of Use Agreement, you agree that your use of www.trendmls.com is governed by CoreLogic's Matrix System Terms of Use.

    2. Modification of Terms of Use
    TREND reserves the right at its sole discretion to change, modify, add or remove any portion of this Terms of Use Agreement at any time without liability, and such changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by any means including, without limitation, posting on the site. You should regularly review the Terms of Use to remain familiar with the provisions. Any use of the site by you after posting of any changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be deemed to constitute acceptance of such changes, modifications, additions or deletions.

    3. Service and Features
    TREND may change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the service provided at this website at any time without notice or liability, including without limitation, the availability of any feature, database or content, hours of availability, and equipment needed for access or use of the site. You shall be responsible for obtaining and maintaining all telephone, computer hardware and other equipment needed for access to and use of the site and all charges related thereto.

    4. Copyright
    www.trendmls.com contains copyrighted material, trademarks and other proprietary information, which may include, without limitation, text, software, photos, video, graphics and sound, including music. All materials included on www.trendmls.com are protected by all applicable copyright and trademark laws. All rights are expressly reserved by the applicable copyright and trademark owner. You may not modify, publish, transmit, display, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, any of the material, in whole or in part, except as expressly provided by this Terms of Use Agreement. Except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, no copying, redistribution, retransmission, publication or commercial exploitation of downloaded material will be permitted without the express written permission of TREND. In the event of any permitted copying, redistribution or publication of copyrighted material, no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademark legend or copyright notice shall be made and no ownership rights shall be transferred. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

    5. Trademarks
    TREND®, TREND PE, TREND, REALTY RECORDS and TRENDLINK™ are trademarks, service marks, membership marks, and/or logos of TREND. REALTOR®, REALTORS®, REALTOR-ASSOCIATE®, the REALTOR® Block "R" logo, REALTOR.com, and REALTOR.org are trademarks, service marks, membership marks, and/or logos of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®. All TREND trademarks, service marks, membership marks and logos appearing on www.trendmls.com are the property of TREND and all rights in those trademarks, service marks, membership marks and logos are reserved. All NAR trademarks, service marks, membership marks and logos appearing on www.trendmls.com are the property of NAR and all rights in those trademarks, service marks, membership marks and logos are reserved to NAR. All other trademarks appearing on www.trendmls.com are the property of their respective owners.

    6. Limitations on Use
    You agree that you will not use www.trendmls.com, in whole or in part, for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Use.

    a. Permitted Uses of Website Material. You may print or download to a single computer one copy of the website material available to you on www.trendmls.com for your own personal non-commercial use.

    b. Prohibited Uses of Website Material. You agree that you will not, except as expressly permitted herein, modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, frame in another Web page, use on any other website, transfer or sell any website material, including without limitation, software, lists of users, databases or other lists, provided through or obtained from www.trendmls.com. This means, among other activities, that you agree not to engage in the practices of “screen scraping,” “database scraping,” or any other activity with the purpose of obtaining lists of users or other information. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any website material through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through www.trendmls.com.

    c. Prohibited Uses of Site. You agree that you will not use www.trendmls.com in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair www.trendmls.com or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of www.trendmls.com. You agree that you will not use the site or any of the services for or in connection with any of the following activities:

    (i) tampering, hacking, modifying, or otherwise corrupting the security or functionality of the services, interfering with or disrupting the network or other networks connected to the service, or posting, e-mailing, or otherwise transmitting any data that contains any software viruses, Trojan horses and/or any other code, files or programs intended to destroy, disrupt or otherwise impair a computer’s functionality or the operation of any service;

    (ii) chain letters, pyramid schemes or spamming;

    (iii) posting, e-mailing, or otherwise transmitting any unlawful, harmful, harassing, defamatory, libelous, abusive, threatening, vulgar, sexually explicit, hateful, or otherwise objectionable material of any kind, or any material that is invasive of another’s privacy or exploits children under 18 years of age;

    (iv) spoofing or otherwise impersonating any person or entity, such as another user or any of our personnel, falsely stating or otherwise misrepresenting your identity or affiliation, or forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or other posting;

    (v) using the services for any fraudulent or illegal purpose, or gathering personally identifiable information without prior consent;

    (vi) violating any applicable local, state, national, or international law; or

    (vii) violating these Terms of Use.

    7. Privacy
    When using certain services that TREND provides through www.trendmls.com, you may be asked to provide Personally Identifiable Information about yourself. If you choose to provide Personally Identifiable Information, you agree to provide true, accurate and complete information and to maintain such information. You agree to refrain from impersonating or falsely representing your affiliation with any person or entity. TREND is committed to maintaining the privacy and security of any and all Personally Identifiable Information that you provide through www.trendmls.com.

    8. Links
    www.trendmls.com may contain links to other Internet sites or resources. TREND is not responsible for the availability of these outside sites or their content including without limitation any link contained in such content, or any changes or updates to such content. TREND has not made any independent investigation to ascertain whether or not the information contained in any such site is accurate. Provision of a link to such site does not imply an endorsement by TREND of such site. TREND is not a sponsor, partner, promoter or publisher of such sites or their content, and expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for the content of those sites. You may be subject to additional and/or different terms of use and privacy policies when you use linked sites. Before using linked sites or submitting personally identifiable information to or through these third party websites you should review the governing terms of use and privacy statements.

    The use of BING Maps is also governed by MicroSoft’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

    9. DISCLAIMER
    USE OF AND RELIANCE UPON ANY AND ALL INFORMATION PROVIDED BY TREND THROUGH www.trendmls.com AND TREND E-MAIL IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. SUCH INFORMATION IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. TREND MAKES NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT ACCESS TO OR USE OF www.trendmls.com WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT TREND WILL MEET ANY PARTICULAR CRITERIA OF PERFORMANCE OR QUALITY. TREND MAKES NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, OR GUARANTEES WITH REGARD TO THE APPROPRIATENESS, ACCURACY, SUFFICIENCY, CORRECTNESS, VERACITY, VALUE, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF SUCH INFORMATION. TREND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

    10. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
    TREND SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY TO YOU OR ANY OTHER USER OF SUCH INFORMATION OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY LOSS, EXPENSE, OR DAMAGE, INCLUDING CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES AND INCLUDING LOST PROFITS OR LOST REVENUE, CAUSED DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY BY THE USE OR RELIANCE UPON ANY CONTENT CONTAINED WITHIN www.trendmls.com. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF www.trendmls.com IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH CONTENT. IN NO EVENT WILL TREND BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR INDIRECT DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR INFORMATION, AND THE LIKE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE ANY CONTENT OR SERVICES PROVIDED ON www.trendmls.com. IN NO EVENT SHALL TREND'S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES AND CAUSES OF ACTION WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING ITS OWN NEGLIGENCE) OR UNDER ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY (INCLUDING STRICT LIABILITY) EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING THIS SITE.

    11. Indemnification
    You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless TREND, its officers, directors, employees, agents, participants, subscribers, vendors, contractors, and subcontractors from and against any and all claims, actions, demands, damages, costs, liabilities, losses and expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees) arising out of your use of the site or information contained within the site or related to your violation of this Agreement.

    12. General Terms

    a. Governing Law and Venue. This Agreement is governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, U.S.A. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts sitting in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania and/or the Eastern District of Pennsylvania in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of www.trendmls.com.

    b. No agency. You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and TREND as a result of this Agreement, or the use of www.trendmls.com.

    c. Validity. If any part of this Agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the Agreement shall continue in effect.

    d. Entire Agreement. Unless otherwise specified herein, this Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and TREND regarding access to and use of www.trendmls.com and it supersedes any prior or contemporaneous agreements, communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between you and TREND regarding access to and use of www.trendmls.com.

    e. Agreement Admissible as Evidence. A printed version of this Agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this Agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.


    To report violations of these Terms of Use, please send an e-mail to: support@trendmls.com.

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