1. Cookies are small files placed on your computer or device by our site when you visit certain parts of it and/or when you use certain features of our site.They are created when you open our website.
  2. Our website sends information to the browser you use, which then creates a text file.
  3. These cookies are then stored as small files on your device for various periods of time.
  4. Every time you come back to the website, the browser retrieves and sends cookies to the server, which helps to improve your experience of the website by remembering settings, so you don’t have to re-enter them every time you visit
  5. Remembering your last properties and searches, helps you keep on top of new listings
  6. Measuring use of the website so that we can see where we can improve.
  7. You can manage and/or delete these small files from your device, but please be aware that this will limit the functionality we then can offer to you.
  8. To learn more about cookies and how to manage or remove them, please visit



  • Our site is owned and operated by Howkins & Harrison LLP, Company Number: OC316701
  • Our VAT number is 272432177.
  • Contact Tim Howard if you have any queries on any data protection issue, either by email to or by telephone on 01788 564666 or by post at 7-11 Albert Street, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21 2RX
  • We are a member of RICSARLAThe London Office, CAAV and RTPI.



  • We have carefully chosen these cookies and have taken steps to ensure that your privacy and personal data is protected and always respected.
  • As with many websites, we use cookies to make using our website as simple and convenient as possible to use.
  • Please read this cookie policy carefully and ensure that you understand it.
  • Your acceptance of our cookie policy is deemed to occur if you continue using our site.
  • If you do not agree to our cookie policy, please stop using our site immediately.



Strictly Necessary Cookies

A cookie falls into this category if it is essential to the operation of our site, supporting functions such as logging in, your shopping basket, and payment transactions.

Analytics Cookies

It is important for us to understand how you use our site, for example, how efficiently you can navigate around it, and what features you use. Analytics cookies enable us to gather this information, helping us to improve our site and your experience of it.

Functionality Cookies

Functionality cookies enable us to provide additional functions to you on our site such as personalisation and remembering your saved preferences. Some functionality cookies may also be strictly necessary cookies, but not all necessarily fall into that category.

Targeting Cookies

It is important for us to know when and how often you visit our site, and which parts of it you have used (including which pages you have visited and which links you have visited). As with analytics cookies, this information helps us to better understand you and, in turn, to make our site and advertising more relevant to your interests.

Third-Party Cookies

Third-party cookies are not placed by us; instead, they are placed by third parties that provide services to us and/or to you. Third party cookies may be used by advertising services to serve up tailored advertising to you on our site, or by third parties providing analytics services to us (these cookies will work in the same way as analytics cookies described above).

Persistent Cookies

Any of the above types of cookie may be a persistent cookie. Persistent cookies are those which remain on your computer or device for a predetermined period and are activated each time you visit our site.

Session Cookies

Any of the above types of cookie may be a session cookie. Session cookies are temporary and only remain on your computer or device from the point at which you visit our site until you close your browser. Session cookies are deleted when you close your browser.



The following first-party Cookies may be placed on your computer or device:

Name of Cookie Purpose & Type Strictly Necessary
PHPSESSID This cookie is used by the website to set session preferences. No personal data is stored. Intrusiveness: Low
Expiry: When a browser is closed or the session times out.
recentProperties2016 This cookie stores the latest 3 property pages that were visited. This information is then used to show the “Recently viewed properties” section on other property pages.
Intrusiveness: Low
Expiry: 1 year
recentSearches2016 This cookie stores the last search that was made using the search panel. Its data is then used to create the “Back to search buttons”.
Intrusiveness: Low
Expiry: 1 year
savedProperties2016 This cookie stores the user’s saved properties. It contains the data needed to populate the “Saved” section of the property search.
Intrusiveness: Low
Expiry: 1 year
showSearchList2016 This cookie is created if a property page was accessed from the “Saved” list. It allows the creation of ‘Back to search results’, ‘Next’ & ‘Previous’ buttons for saved properties.
Intrusiveness: Low
Expiry: 1 year


The following third-party Cookies may be placed on your computer or device:

Name of Cookie Purpose & Type Provider Strictly Necessary
sharethis: __stid, __unam, __uset, _ga, _vwo_uuid_v2, contentlu_insights_user This cookie is part of the ShareThis sharing button functionality. Unique identifiers are given to each computer to allow traffic analysis to be provided to ShareThis. ShareThis includes a link in their pop-up box which allows users to specify “Do not track” which deletes cookies as required.
Expires: 1 year and same day respectively
ShareThis No
datr, dpr, fr, sb, wd, xs, c_user We use the Facebook Pixel, which generates a number of cookies to track user activity on the website and provide better advertising on the Facebook platform


Facebook No
__hstc: This is the main cookie for tracking website visitors. It contains the domain, utk (see below), initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session). Hubspot No
Hubspotutk: This cookie keeps track of a visitor’s identity. This cookie is passed to the marketing platform HubSpot on form submission Hubspot No
messagesUtk This cookie is used to recognise visitors who chat with us via the messages tool


Hubspot No


  • Our site uses analytics services provided by Google Analytics.
  • Website analytics refers to a set of tools used to collect and analyse anonymous usage information, enabling us to better understand how our website is used. This, in turn, enables us to improve our website and the services offered through it.
  • You do not have to allow us to use these cookies, however, whilst our use of them does not pose any risk to your privacy or your safe use of our website, it does enable us to continually improve our website, making it a better and more useful experience for you.
  • The analytics service(s) used by our website use(s) analytics cookies to gather the required information.


The analytics service(s) we use are:

Name of Cookie Purpose & Type Provider Strictly Necessary
__ga, _gid


These cookies are provided by Google, they are part of Google’s Google Analytics Tool. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. Google No
__gat This cookie allows us to use data from Google’s Display Advertising Network to provide more demographic information about users. See a more detailed overview of privacy at Google.


Google No
__qca This cookie is part of Google Analytics, a tool we use to provide usage data for our website. This anonymous data helps us to better understand our users’ needs and tailor the website accordingly. This cookie will automatically expire after 5 years, if not deleted prior to that. Google No


  • Before cookies are placed on your computer or device, you will be asked for your consent to set those cookies. By giving your consent you are enabling us to provide the best possible experience and service to you. You may refuse consent unless those cookies are strictly necessary; however certain features of our website may not function fully, or as intended.
  • In addition to the controls that we provide, you can choose to enable or disable cookies in your internet browser.
  • Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all cookies or only third-party cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept cookies, but this can be changed.



  1. We may alter this cookie policy at any time. Any such changes will become binding on you on your first use of our site after the changes have been made.  You are therefore advised to check this page from time to time.
  2. In the event of any conflict between the current version of this cookie policy and any previous version(s), the provisions current and in effect shall prevail unless it is expressly stated otherwise.


  1. If you would like to know more about how we use cookies, please contact us. Contact information is noted above.
  2. More information about privacy, data protection and our terms and conditions can be found on other pages of our website.