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Terms of Service for Homes & Zones Referral Membership Enrollment

Last updated: June 20th, 2024

Please carefully review these terms before subscribing to our services:

 

ACCEPTANCE OF MEMBERSHIP AGREEMENT
BY SUBSCRIBING WITH HOMES & ZONES, OR BY ACCESSING OUR BUSINESS HUB PLATFORM, PREMIUM SERVICES, OR OTHER INFORMATION PROVIDED AS PART OF THE HOMES & ZONES SERVICES (COLLECTIVELY, THE “SERVICES”), YOU BECOME A “MEMBER” AND AGREE THAT YOU HAVE ENTERED INTO A LEGALLY BINDING AGREEMENT WITH AI AD NETWORKS INC., D/B/A HOMES & ZONES, 2300 YONGE ST. SUITE 1600, TORONTO, ON M4P 1E4 (“WE,” “US,” “OUR,” AND “HOMES & ZONES”), THE TERMS OF WHICH CONSIST OF THIS USER AGREEMENT, THE CODE OF CONDUCT AND OUR PRIVACY POLICY , BOTH OF WHICH ARE HEREBY INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE (COLLECTIVELY REFERRED TO AS THE “AGREEMENT” OR “TERMS OF SERVICE”).


1.    DEFINITIONS 

  • Locations: Available Communities in the Homes & Zones referral platform.

  • Referrals / Leads: New client Referrals made to the Member from Homes & Zones.

  • Business Hub: Online platform for managing your business relationship and accessing referrals and resources.

  • Share Options: Rights to buy shares in Homes & Zones.


2.    HOMES & ZONES COMMUNITY
2.1 The Member is granted access for its business category within the Homes & Zones Community, subject to the rates and location information outlined in the Referral Membership Agreement & Order Form.

3.    REFERRAL SOURCES & ADVERTISING
3.1. The Member receives direct referrals from Homes & Zones via the Company's Omnibus Survey program and the participating real estate agent where applicable. The Company may also be provided advertising services at no extra cost, strategically promoting the Member's message within its Homes & Zones Community.

4.    COST PER REFERRAL
4.1. The cost per referral, payable at the time of delivery, varies based on the Member's business category and level of participation. Specific cost per referral/lead are set out in the Member's order form.


5.    BUSINESS HUB ACCESS
5.1. Access Provision: The Company shall grant the Member access to the Business Hub located at https://www.homesandzones.com/business-hub

6.    PAYMENT TERMS
6.1. The Member agrees to pay the Company for the Membership services provided in accordance with the pricing model and rates set out between the parties. Payment is due on the first day the campaign is active, and on the same date thereafter each following month. Referral fees are charged at the time the referral is made.

7.    FAIR AND PROFESSIONAL TREATMENT OF REFERRALS
7.1. Member agrees to treat all referrals received through the Homes & Zones Community in a fair, forthright, professional, and workmanlike manner at all times. This commitment extends to ensuring a high standard of service and ethical conduct in interactions with clients referred by the Real Estate Agent and other Members of the Community.

8.    TERM AND TERMINATION
8.1. This Agreement commences on the Effective Date and shall remain in force until terminated by either party with written notice. Termination shall be effective upon notice and you will not be charged for the following month.


9.    REFUND POLICY

9.1. Please note that all membership subscriptions and referral fees are non-refundable. Once you subscribe to our service, or receive referrals from us, you will have access to our premium features and benefits for the duration of your subscription period. We understand that circumstances may change, but due to the nature of our service, we do not offer refunds. We encourage you to make use of our platform and take advantage of all the resources available to you.

10.    CONFIDENTIALITY
10.1. Both parties agree to maintain confidentiality regarding any proprietary or non-public information exchanged during this Agreement. The Member acknowledges the Company's technology and proprietary data as trade secrets, agreeing not to disclose or use them without written consent. Similarly, the Company agrees to protect the Member's sensitive information.

11.    LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
11.1. Neither party shall be liable for indirect, incidental, or consequential damages. The Company's liability is limited to fees paid in the three preceding months.

12.    GRADUAL PROGRESS DISCLAIMER
12.1. While month-to-month, Members should expect gradual progress in converting leads and referrals.

13.    GOVERNING LAW AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION
13.1. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario without regard to its conflict of laws principles.

13.2. Any dispute arising out of or in connection with this Agreement shall be resolved through good-faith negotiations between the parties. If the parties are unable to reach a resolution within 14 days, either party may initiate mediation or arbitration as the exclusive means of resolving the dispute.

14.    NON-DISPARAGEMENT
14.1. Both parties agree not to make disparaging remarks about each other, their products, services, or affiliates, in any form of communication, with exceptions for legal requirements.

15.    REVOCATION & AVAILABILITY
15.1. This offer is subject to revocation if not accepted by the recipient within a period of five (5) calendar days from the date of receipt, or as long as the specified opportunity remains available.

16.    NON-TRANSFERABILITY
16.1. The Member acknowledges and agrees that this Agreement is not transferable without the express written consent of the Company. The Company reserves the right to withhold its consent to any proposed transfer, assignment, or delegation; however, such consent shall not be unreasonably withheld by the Company.

17.    SHARE OPTIONS (There is no obligation to accept share options)
17.1. In addition to the referral services outlined in this Agreement, the Member may be eligible to receive $500 in share options at the Company's prevailing cost per share for subscribing to the Company's Homes & Zones Network. Supplementary share options may also be granted based on referrals purchased.

 

17.2. If provided, Share options shall vest over a period of four (4) years, with 25% of the options vesting annually, commencing on the Effective Date of this Agreement. The Member acknowledges and agrees to the terms of this share options arrangement, affirming a commitment to the mutually beneficial growth and success outlined herein.
 

17.3. Share Options Eligibility and Acceptance: The Member acknowledges that share options are granted subject to the Member confirming eligibility for exemption under securities regulations, allowing receipt of share options without the need for a prospectus or offering memorandum. Should the Member choose not to receive share options, they may decline by disregarding the Company's request to accept the options based on the exemption requirement.

17.4. In the event of the Member canceling this Agreement before the completion of the share options vesting period, any un-vested share options granted to the Member under this Agreement may be automatically canceled and rendered null and void, or provided to another Member or Stakeholder.


If you have any questions about the Referral Membership Agreement, please contact us by email: admin@homesandzones.com

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