• Contact Us
  • IRES REIT Cookie Statement

    Effective 24 May 2018

    1. Who are we?

    We are Irish Residential Properties REIT plc (“IRES REIT”, “we”, “our” or “us”) (Company Registration #: 529737) and our subsidiary IRES Residential Properties Limited (“IRES Residential Properties”) (Company Registration #: 552768), of Unit 4B Lazer Lane, Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2, Ireland.  

    This Cookie Statement explains how IRES REIT and IRES Residential Properties use cookies on the website https://www.iresreit.ie/ and how a processor on our behalf uses cookies on the investor relations microsite https://investorrelations.iresreit.ie/.  Please do not use this website (the “Website”) or our services if you are not comfortable with the ways in which we will obtain information about your general internet usage.

    2. What is a Cookie?

    A cookie is a small file consisting of letters and numbers that is placed on your computer or other internet enabled device by websites in order to add functionality. Cookies enable our systems to recognise your device. Such recognition helps the efficient operation of our Website.

    3. Do we use Cookies?

    Yes, we use cookies. We may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file that is typically stored on the hard drive of your computer or on your mobile device.

    4. When do we use Cookies?

    Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive or mobile device. For instance, when you return to our Website after logging in, cookies provide information to our Website so that the Website remembers you. Cookies help us to improve our Website, and to deliver a better, more personalised service. 

    5. What types of Cookies do we use?

    We use temporary “session” cookies which enable a visitor’s web browser to remember which pages on our Website have already been visited. This information may be used to help us to improve, administer and diagnose problems with our Website and server. 

    Our Website may also use other technical methods to track visitor usage, including web beacons. Web beacons” are small pieces of data that are embedded in images on the pages of a website. 

    We may also use these technical methods to analyse the traffic patterns on our Website, such as the frequency with which our users visit various parts of our Website. These technical methods may involve the transmission of information directly to us.

    Our Website uses Google Analytics a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”) to collect anonymous traffic data to our Website to help us analyse how users use it and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. The information stored in the cookie is transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States and then used to evaluate visitors’ use of our Website and to compile statistical reports on website activity for us. Our Website also utilizes an imbedded Google Maps application that may collect user data. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using our Website, you acknowledge the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. We will not (nor will we enable third parties to) use this analytics tool to track or collect any personally identifiable information about users of our Website. For further information on the privacy of Google Analytics data please visit  http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html.

    We may also use these technical methods in HTML e-mails that we send to visitors and users of our Website to determine whether such visitors have opened those e-mails and/or clicked on links in those e-mails. We may collect the information from use of these technical methods in a form that is personally identifiable.

    a) Cookies collected & used on www.iresreit.ie pages: 

    Name of the cookie

    Type of cookie

    Purpose of the cookie

    Storage period

    _ga

    Analytical cookies

    Used to distinguish users.

    2 years

    _gid

    Analytical cookies

    Used to distinguish users.

    24 hours

    ecm

    Functional cookies

    Used by Ektron application (our content management system) to store information about the anonymous and logged in visitor, including language, currency, user culture and site information. For authenticated users, the user ID and a unique ID are stored and compared with the values on the server to determine valid authentication.

    Session

    EktGUID

    Analytical cookies

    Used by Ektron. This user ID cookie is used to track visitors to the site. A unique identifier for the current visitor is generated for all visitors, including anonymous visitors, and assigned to the visitor at the time they first arrive on the site.

    1 year

    EkAnalytics

    Analytical cookies

    Used by Ektron for built-in analytics tracking.

    1 year


    b) Cookies collected & used on the investor microsite https://investorrelations.iresreit.ie/ pages:

    Name of the cookie

    Purpose of the cookie

    Storage period

     utma

    tracks each user's amount of visits, and the time of the first, the previous, and the current visit

    2 year

    utmb

    are used to track how long you stay on a site - when a visit starts and approximately ends

    30 Minutes

    utmc

    are used to track how long you stay on a site - when a visit starts and approximately ends
    This expires quickly

    End of browser session

    utmz

    tracks where a visitor came from (search engine, search keyword, link)

    6 Month

    sc_fv

    Flash Version

    End of browser session

    ASP.NET_SessionId

    SessionId what .NET Manages for maintaining session

    End of browser session

    .ASPXAUTH

    Auth Id, which .NET assigns as a unique ID to authenticate user on each request

    End of browser session

    itmeid_cookie

    Cookie from Mynotes

    Persistent until it is deleted

    cookieCollection

    Cookie from Mynotes

    Persistent until it is deleted

    myNotesCounter

    Cookie from Mynotes – 1 Note is added

    Persistent until it is deleted

    pdfPages

    Cookie from PDF Basket – 2 Items added Separated by |.

    Persistent until it is deleted

    PreviewPages

    Cookie from PDF Basket

    Persistent until it is deleted

    selectedTab

    Cookie from Mynotes

    Persistent until it is deleted

    .ASPXFORMSAUTH

    This attribute is used to specify the HTTP cookie to use for authentication.

    End of browser session

    .ASPXROLES

    Cookies used to keep track of if the visitor has any permissions on the website. Only used for logged in users

    End of browser session

    AWSELB

    AWS Classic Load Balancer Cookie:
    Load Balancing Cookie: Used to map the session to the instance.

    Removed after session with server
    closes

    AWSALB

    AWS Classic Load Balancer Cookie:
    Load Balancing Cookie: Used to map the session to the instance.

    1 Hour

    incap_ses_*

    Incapsula DDoS Protection and Web Application Firewall:
    The cookie on which HTTP requests are related to a certain session (AKA visit)
    Re-opening the browser and accessing same site is supposed to be considered different visits. In order maintain existing sessions (i.e. Session Cookie)

    Removed after browser closes

    nlbi_*

    Incapsula DDoS Protection and Web Application Firewall:
    Load balancing cookie. To ensure requests by a client are sent to the same origin server.

    Removed after browser closes

    visid_incap_*

    Incapsula DDoS Protection and Web Application Firewall:
    The cookie on which sessions are related to a specific visitor (visitor representing a specific computer) In order to identify clients which have already visited Incapsula. The only cookie that is persistent, for the duration of 12 months.

    Persistent for 12 months

        utmv

    Incapsula Classification cookie:
    To see how the client reacts and handles a malformed cookie in order to identify what that client is

    lives up to 900 seconds

    _cookieConsent

    To store flag after User click on "I accept" to give permission of our use of cookies. based on this value, on subsequent pages, cookie content box does not display.

    24 hours

    _ga

    Google analytics cookie. Used to distinguish users.

    2 years

    __utmt

    Google analytics cookie. Used to throttle request rate.

    10 Minutes

    NREUM

    This cookie collects the navigation start time with restricted environment

    End of browser session

    NRAGENT

    This cookie collects end users' page metrics data

    End of browser session

     


    6. Third Party Cookies

    Some cookies that have been set on our Website may not be related to or controlled by us. When you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, Twitter or Facebook, these service providers may set their own cookies on your web browser. We do not control the use of these cookies and cannot access them due to the way that cookies work, as cookies can only be accessed by the party which originally set the cookies.

    7. How to refuse the use of Cookies

    You may always refuse or limit the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your web browser. For further information about how to turn off cookie acceptance please refer to the “Help” function in your browser. However, if you do turn off all cookies, you may not have access to many features that would make your browsing of our Website smoother, and some of our services may not function properly. 

    You may learn more about cookies and how to opt out of them by visiting the following third party websites:


    Contact:

    Privacy Officer at IRES REIT, Unit 4B Lazer Lane, Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2, Ireland privacy@iresreit.ie

    For more information about IRES REIT’s processing of personal information please read our Privacy Statement

  • Contact Us

    For more information about I•RES REIT or letting a Dublin apartment

    Learn More