Terms & Conditions

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Photography Services

House Guru's Daytime or Twilight photography services provide up to 12 photos per property or up to 18 photos per property depending on the package selected. House Guru will endeavour to provide the package maximum of 12 or 18 photos respectively, however a small property, unit or apartment may not provide the opportunity for the selected package's maximum number of photos, in which case a smaller number will be provided.

House Guru provides the following photographic enhancements:

1. Vertical and rotational alignment for all photos, unless angles are being used for photographic effect.

2. Lighting adjustment for all photos, unless the lighting is fully satisfactory on the original photo.

3. Colour adjustment for all photos, unless the colour is fully satisfactory on the original photo.

House Guru reserves the right to use any photos taken in House Guru advertising material (printed or otherwise), online, in emails or any other media, with no charges or royalties payable to any property owner, real estate agent or any other person or entity.

Disclaimer

All information contained on this website is for informational purposes only.

Readers are advised to make their own decisions about the validity of the information on this website or provided as part of a product or service and seek their own independent expert and legal advice before acting on any recommendations or tips. House Guru Pty Ltd, its staff or representatives provide no guarantees about the period of time that a property will be listed for sale or the price that a property will sell for as a result of a House Guru product, service, information, recommendation or tip.

House Guru Pty Ltd makes no warranty, express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. House Guru Pty Ltd does not assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, product, process disclosed or service provided. House Guru Pty Ltd, its staff or representatives are not liable to users of this website or users of a House Guru product or service or to any real estate agent or agency, buyer or seller for any loss, injury or damage suffered by a person or entity on the basis of, or in reliance upon, any of the information contained on this website or any product or service provided.

By allowing House Guru staff or representatives on-site, the occupant is authorizing House Guru Pty Ltd to carry out the requested service, including taking photographs and the occupant indemnifies House Guru Pty Ltd, its staff and representatives against any breakage, loss, injury, damage or any other claim whatsoever.

Payment Terms

Where a House Guru service has been booked by the property owner, vendor, builder, developer or their representative, payment for products or services is required upon request by House Guru staff or representatives while on-site. No extended payment terms are available. In the event of non-payment, House Guru Pty Ltd, its staff or representatives are under no obligation to partially, satisfactorily or fully complete the requested or any service or to provide any advice, photos, information or any other product or service.

Where a House Guru service has been booked by a real estate agent or agency, payment for products or services is required within 7 days from the invoice date. At the sole discretion of House Guru Pty Ltd, liability for non-payment within the specified period rests with either the real estate agency or the individual who made the booking.

Where a House Guru service has been booked by a real estate agent or agency, but where at least 24 hours notice has been provided to House Guru Pty Ltd that the owner, vendor, builder, developer or their representative will be paying House Guru Pty Ltd directly on-site at the time of the photo shoot, payment for products or services is required upon request by House Guru staff or representatives while on-site. No extended payment terms are available. In the event of non-payment, House Guru Pty Ltd, its staff or representatives are under no obligation to partially, satisfactorily or fully complete the requested or any service or to provide any advice, photos, information or any other product or service. At the sole discretion of House Guru Pty Ltd, liability for non-payment within the specified period rests with either the real estate agency or the individual who made the booking.

Non-payment of services within a four week period from the invoice date will incur an administration charge and late fee totalling $30 per invoice. Non-payment of services within a six week period from the invoice date may be referred to a debt collection agency.

Cancellation of Service

In the event that a property vendor, builder, developer or their representative or a real estate agent or agency orders a House Guru product or service and subsequently cancels that product or service prior to the service being performed or product being provided, House Guru reserves the right to charge a $55 cancellation fee. It is at the absolute discretion of House Guru Pty Ltd, its staff or representatives to cancel or reschedule an order for a product or service. In the event of a product or service being rescheduled by House Guru Pty Ltd, its staff or representatives, the charges applicable at the time the product or service was booked will apply. In the event of a service cancellation being initiated by House Guru Pty Ltd, its staff or representatives, and no service being provided, no customer payment will be required.