Global Home Exchange
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NOTICE TO MEMBERS AND VISITORS (TRAVELERS) TO
Home Exchange and Global
Pacific Vacation Homes
have direct links from home exchange listings at Global
Home Exchange Global
Pacific Vacation Homes
above websites are referred to as Global in the following disclaimer.
Terms and Conditions of Use
Welcome to Global Home Exchange and Global Pacific
Vacation Homes. By using or accessing any of our Global sites or
databases, you acknowledge that you agree to and are subject to the
following terms and conditions . If you do not fully agree to
these terms, you may not access or otherwise use our sites.
You should read through all the Terms carefully as well as our home
exchange guide . The Terms constitute a legally binding agreement
between you and Global.
YOU MAY NOT USE THE HOME EXCHANGE SERVICES
ON GLOBAL IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 18 OR YOU ARE NOT ABLE TO FORM
LEGALLY BINDING CONTRACTS, OR IF YOUR MEMBERSHIP HAS BEEN SUSPENDED BY
US. PLEASE READ THIS AGREEMENT CAREFULLY BEFORE REGISTERING FOR THE
SERVICE. BY REGISTERING WITH GLOBAL, YOU BECOME A MEMBER (A
"MEMBER"), AND YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND
CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT FOR AS LONG AS YOU CONTINUE TO BE A MEMBER.
1. The Global Web Sites are a Venue
PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT WE ARE NOT A
PARTY TO ANY HOME EXCHANGE, BED AND BREAKFAST, HOSPITALITY OR RENTAL
TRANSACTION. We do not own nor can we contract for any home
exchange, bed and breakfast, hospitality or vacation rental property
listed on Global. Instead, Global acts as a venue to allow a
member of Global on any of our sites to offer for exchange, either
simultaneous or non simultaneous, bed and breakfast accommodation,
hospitality either free or paying, a home for rent, referred to as a
vacation rental, in a variety of pricing formats, a specific
vacation rental property to potential renters (each visitor (traveler)
and collectively with a member). We are not involved in the actual
transaction between travelers and members or members and other members.
As a result, the quality, safety or legality of the properties
advertised, the truth or accuracy of the listings (including the content
and photos thereof), the ability of members to exchange homes or rent
vacation property or the ability of travelers to pay for vacation rental
properties are solely the responsibility of the users.
- Global is only responsible for the
publishing of listings on Global Home Exchange and Global Pacific
Vacation Homes Global is not responsible for
listings that are published by members that have chosen multi home
exchange listings on our home exchange partner sites.
- Global relies on the integrity and
responsibility of the listing parties.
- Global does not verify the existence or
content of any property and does not guarantee that members will
arrange a home exchange of any kind. Global is not responsible for
the accuracy of the home listings or the actions of members, and
claims no responsibility for the accuracy, content, or availability
of information accessed or linked to through use of this service.
- Members and users of all Global services
take sole responsibility for any and all agreements reached through
use of this site.
2. Personal Use
Although we do charge a fee to members
to list their home exchanges and advertise their bed and breakfast,
hospitality or vacation rental properties on Global, we do not charge
travelers to access any Global site and research listings or
information. Accordingly, we grant users a limited, revocable,
non-exclusive license to access Global to, as applicable, list a home
exchange or advertise bed and breakfast, hospitality and vacation rental
properties and/or research, view or make legitimate inquiries to members
regarding their interest in particular home exchange property, bed and
breakfast accommodation, hospitality or vacation rental property for
their personal use, all in accordance with these terms. Any other
use of Global is expressly prohibited. Importantly, this license does
not include any right of collection, aggregation, copying, duplication,
display or derivative use of Global nor any right of use of data mining,
robots, spiders or similar data gathering and extraction tools without
our prior written permission; provided, however, that a limited
exception from the foregoing exclusion is provided to general purpose
internet search engines and non-commercial public archives that use
tools to gather information for the sole purpose of displaying
hyperlinks to Global, provided they each do so from a stable IP address
or range of IP addresses using an easily identifiable agent. General
purpose internet search engine does not include a website or search
engine or other service that provide classified listings or home
exchange property, bed and breakfast, hospitality, rental
advertisements, or any subset of the same, or which is in the business
of providing these services.
3. Information Accuracy
is not responsible for the accuracy of information supplied by the Home
Exchange, Vacation Rental, Bed and Breakfast or Hospitality Property
Owner. We have not personally visited each property that is
advertised. User verification on the Internet is difficult and we
cannot and do not confirm each user's purported identity. The
Property Owner will assume full liability for any information listed in
their ad created on Global. Global will not be responsible for any
claim between the property owner and any renter, home exchanger or
hospitality, bed and breakfast guest.
Owners are encouraged to be as accurate as possible with information in
their ad. It is the responsibility of the Property Owner to
preview all ads created by Global on their behalf, and have any
inaccuracies corrected as soon as possible. We reserve the right to
cancel any advertisement at any time the owner is proven to misrepresent
the property advertised, in any way.
is not involved in any transaction between the renter, exchanger or
guest of hospitality, B&B, home exchange and the property owner. All
rentals exchanges, hospitality and B&B's will be handled directly
between the renter/exchanger/guest and property owner.
are responsible for conducting your own investigation regarding any and
all claims made by our vacation rental, B&B, hospitality or home
exchange advertisers and by visitors or members that inquire about your
exchange, rental, hospitality or bed and breakfast listing.
of the information contained on any Global website is warranted by any
party. You assume all liability for use of any information you find on
the Global Home Exchange Global
Pacific Vacation Homes web site and databases. We assume
no responsibility and in no way warrant the accuracy of the home
exchange, vacation rental, hospitality or bed and breakfast home
listings (advertisements) contained on Global.
Home Exchangers, vacation renters and those seeking hospitality or bed
and breakfast accommodations establish their own agreement between
does not participate in negotiating the terms of any home exchange,
vacation rental, hospitality or bed and breakfast agreement.
Global is not responsible in any way if a vacation rental, bed and
breakfast, hospitality or home swap agreement is cancelled once it is
agreed to by the two parties. For anyone participating in a
vacation rental, bed and breakfast or hospitality agreement, be aware of
scams, never wire money, never agree to send a cashiers check.
Code of Conduct
a Global member and site user
I will accurately describe my home and exchange or rental in my listing
and in all correspondence. This includes an accurate description of the
type and number of rooms. Any photos posted must be of the property
offered for exchange or rent, house sitting, hospitality exchange or bed
and breakfast, unless specifically indicated otherwise.
will promptly respond to all members home exchange inquiries, with a
courteous reply. I understand that I do not have to accept a home
will not wire money for any vacation transaction, whether it is for a
deposit, rent, return of overpayment or other monetary transaction for
any accommodation including but not limited to a rental, house sitting,
bed and breakfast, hospitality service or home exchange. I will
not deal with any vacation transaction (home exchange, vacation rental,
bed and breakfast, hospitality, house sitting or other vacation
transactions that requires me to wire money. Wiring money for
vacation transactions is a scam.
I will not engage in advertising to, or solicitation of, other members
to buy or sell any products or services through this service, other than
the posting of a home for exchange or rent./bed and breakfast shall not
contain any type of advertising or solicitation other than an offer to
exchange or rent in accordance with the terms of this site. No inquiries
or responses between members shall contain any type of advertising or
solicitation other than discussions relating to the exchange or rental
of a memberís home in accordance herewith.
I will leave my house in a clean and sanitary condition for my exchange
I will treat other members and their property with courtesy and respect.
I will treat my exchange partner's home and belongings as I would treat
my own, and expect them to do the same. I will leave their home in as
good or better condition than I found it.
I will notify my exchange partner or renter of any damage and offer to
replace, repair or pay for same.
I will honor all obligations I make relative to the exchange or rental.
Canceling or otherwise changing the dates of the exchange will only be
under the most compelling circumstances. Understanding that my exchange
partner has made plans and reservations based on my commitment to the
exchange, if I am forced to cancel or change the exchange, I will make
every effort to otherwise accommodate or find accommodations for my
I will not provide false or misleading information to Global or its
I will not use Global to violate any applicable law.
I will not upload or transmit any files that contain viruses, corrupted
files, Trojan horses, malicious code, or any other similar software or
programs that may harm the operation of another's computer or gain
otherwise unauthorized access to the computer.
I will not post discriminatory content or send any content or engage in
any conduct that subjects Global to any threat of civil or criminal
I am responsible for conducting my own investigation regarding any and
all claims made by prospective exchangers, renters or vacation property
owners or agents.
I assume all liability for use of any information I find on Global or
our partner or affiliate web sites.
I understand that the operators of the Global assume no
responsibility and in no way warrant the accuracy of the information
contained in any of the pages published here.
I have the authority to enter into this agreement, to post my listing
and to offer it for exchange or rent.
I am responsible for investigating and adhering to all local regulations
including, but not limited to, permits, licenses, occupancy taxes,
zoning, rules and restrictions applicable to co-ops, condominiums and
other common interest developments, and safety compliance.]
New membership via vouchers
may offer vouchers to members in order to build membership. The
Global member may choose to give away or sell each voucher to facilitate
new membership. Global is not responsible for any expense by any
member to distribute for free or sell these vouchers. Each member
who chooses to distribute or sell memberships shall do so at their own
risk. The member who chooses to accept the vouchers is solely
responsible for all expenses, taxes, licenses, fees, legal action
resulting from the distribution or selling of vouchers. As Global
is not directly involved in any monetary transaction between a member
seller and the purchaser of a voucher they will not be responsible for
any refund, charge back or other fees .
caution any buyer of a Global membership who does so outside of the Global join
page, to never wire money for any purchase.
may contain links and pointers to other Internet sites, resources, and
affiliate partners web sites. Links to and from Global to other
third-party sites and Global Home Exchange partner sites, maintained by
third parties, do not constitute an endorsement by us of any third-party
sites or the contents thereof.
does not participate in or tolerate the sending of Unsolicited
Commercial Email (SPAM) Global reserves the right to cancel
(without refund) any member that mentions Global or any of
its websites or associated (partner) websites, URLs, or any associated
Global email address in any SPAM e-mail message. Global
reserves the right to cancel (without refund) any member that uses
Global Home Exchange to send any solicitations other than personal
exchange inquiries or replies.
reserves the right to make changes to membership fees and listing
options. We do not issue refunds for any membership type. We
do not automatically bill members once their listing expires,
Members are sent a renewal reminder and they can choose to continue by
Global reserves the right to reject or edit any vacation rental,
hospitality, bed and breakfast or home exchange offer submitted at its
discretion. Once material has been submitted, edited and posted on any
Global web site, it becomes the property of Global Home and its
affiliated Web sites and databases and may not be copied without written
of a Listing
If an active Global Home Exchange member moves, they may transfer their
Global Home Exchange listing to their new property free of charge for
the duration of their chosen listing time.
to Terminate Membership
Global Home Exchange reserves the right to cancel any Membership for any
reason, including misuse of the site, any action we feel compromises the
security of the site, any action that adversely affects other Members or
their property, or any action we feel is detrimental to Global Home
Exchange. If any information provided by a member is found to be grossly
misrepresented, or should the member's listing(s) or actions be in
violation of any law or any provision of this agreement, Global Home
Exchange reserves the right to remove, at its discretion, the members'
listing(s) at any time, and/or to terminate the member's access to the
Web site, without refund. Global Home Exchange listings run on an annual
basis, unless otherwise stated. No refunds or partial refunds will
Right of Member to Terminate
Members may terminate their Global Home Exchange listings or accounts at
any time by contacting Global. Refunds will not be given when members
terminate their listings or accounts..
using Global Home Exchange, Global Pacific Vacation Homes and it's
databases you agree to the terms and conditions of this disclaimer.
using Global Home Exchange and it's databases you agree to the terms and
conditions of this disclaimer.