Cookie Policy

About us

Laurent Residential Limited is an Estate Agent whose registered number is 03649554 and our registered office is Essex Lodge, 1A Barnes High Street, London SW13 9LB

We are committed to protecting your privacy and our Cookie Policy forms part of our legal information and sets out how we use Cookies on our website to help make your visits more effective and secure.

 What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files placed on your computer by websites and sometimes by emails.

They collect and provide useful information to organisations employed by Laurent Residential which help to make your visit to our website more effective and efficient.

Cookies do not contain any personal or confidential information about you.

 How we use cookies

We use cookies to ensure that you get the best from our website.

The first time that you visit our website you will be notified to our use of cookies and we suggest that you agree to allow the cookies to be active on your device whilst you visit and browse our website to ensure that you experience our website fully.

The types of cookies that we use

We use three types of cookies on our website:

Session cookies that are deleted after each visit:

Name of Cookie Purpose & Type Strictly Necessary
wordpress_ [hash] A functional cookie used by our content management system to secure authentication details for administrative sessions. Expires immediately on Logout or after 14 days if administrator did not Logout Not deployed with general Site use
wordpress_logged_in_[hash] After Login, this cookie is set and indicates when user is logged in, and who they are for interface use. Expires immediately on Logout or after 14 days if administrator did not Logout Not deployed with general Site use

Persistent/tracking cookies that remain in place across multiple visits to our website.

Third party cookies that are used by other parties for analytics (as detailed below).

Name of Cookie Purpose & Type Provider Strictly Necessary
_gat Used for throttling requests to Google Analytics, to limit the requests being sent from user’s browser to Google’s advertising platform. Google (Universal Analytics) Yes
_gat_gtag_UA_*_* To distinguish visitors for analytical purposes. Expires after 10 minutes.
_ga To track each page visited by user for analytical purposes. Expires after 24 hours. Google (Universal Analytics) Yes
_gid To store a unique ID and to monitor the entire session’s activity by user for analytical purposes. Expires after 24 hours. Google (Universal Analytics) Yes

Essential cookies – Session Cookies, persistent and tracking cookies

Session cookies and persistent cookies are necessary in order for you to use our website.  These cookies can be deleted via your browser, but this will restrict the functions that you are able to carry out on our website.  For information on how to disable cookies in your browser please see the information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) website.  (http://www.ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies/)

Session cookies expire when you leave the website and are not stored on your computer and do not contain any personal data.

Persistent cookies last beyond your visit to our website.

We use Google Analytics on our website.

Persistent cookies are tracking cookies which enables us to track how popular our site is and to record visitor trends over a period of time.  The cookies do not contain any personal data but it does use your computer’s IP address to determine where you are accessing the website from and to track your visit within the site.

Optional Cookies

These cookies are usually supplied by organisations employed by Laurent Residential and help us to filter out information which is not relevant to you.

Accepting/blocking cookies

You can accept or block any cookies from our website through your browser settings.  For further information about how to disable a cookie in your browser please visit (http://www.ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies/)

You should be aware that if you share the use of a computer, accepting or blocking cookies will affect all users of that computer.

Cookies and Demographics

We may use data from Googles interest-based advertising or third-party audience data (such as age, gender and interests) with Googles Analytics

More information on cookies

For more information about cookies visit the information Commissioners website www.ico.org.uk (http://www.ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies/)