Terms & Conditions

Welcome to the RCM1.com website!  These Terms of Use (“Terms”) are a legal contract between you and RealCapitalMarkets.com, LLC (“us” or “our” or “we” or “RCM”) and govern your use of all the text, data, information, software, graphics, course materials, photographs and more (all of which are referred to as “Materials”) that we and our affiliates may make available to you through this website and/or any services (“Services”) we may provide through any of our websites (the website and Services are referred to collectively in these Terms as the “Site”).

READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY BEFORE BROWSING THIS WEBSITE OR USING ANY SERVICES.  USING THIS SITE IN ANY WAY INDICATES THAT YOU HAVE BOTH READ AND ACCEPT THESE TERMS.  YOU CANNOT USE THIS SITE IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS.

CHANGES

We may alter the Materials and Services we offer and/or we may choose to modify, suspend or discontinue this any part of the Site at any time and without notifying you.  We may also change, update, add or remove provisions (collectively, “modifications”) of these Terms from time to time.  Because everyone benefits from clarity, we promise to inform you of any modifications to these Terms by posting them on this website and, if you have registered for an account with us (as described more fully below), by describing the modifications to these Terms in an email that we will send to the address that you provided during registration.  To be sure we properly reach your email inbox, we just ask that you let us know if your preferred email address changes at any time after your registration.

If you object to any such modifications, your sole recourse shall be to cease using the Site.  Continued use of any part of the Site following notice of any such modifications indicates you acknowledge and agree to be bound by the modifications.  Also, please know that these Terms may be superseded by expressly-designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages of this Site or associated with specific Services.  These expressly-designated legal notices or terms are incorporated into these Terms and supersede the provision(s) of these Terms that are designated as being superseded.  If you are a RCM client who has entered into our Master Service Agreement (a “Client”), that Master Service Agreement supplements these Terms and, in the event of a conflict with these Terms, supersedes them.

GENERAL USE.

We invite you to use this Website for individual, internal business purposes (“Permitted Purposes”).  By using this Website, you agree that you are at least 18 years of age, or if you are under 18 years of age (a “Minor”), that you are using the Website with the consent of your parent or legal guardian and you have received your parent’s or legal guardian’s permission to use the Website and agree to these Terms.  If you are a parent or legal guardian of a Minor, you agree to bind the Minor to these Terms and to fully indemnify and hold us harmless if the Minor breaches any of these Terms.

In these Terms we are granting you a limited, personal, non-exclusive, revocable and non-transferable license to use and to display the Materials; your right to use the Materials is conditioned on your compliance with these Terms (including the payment of any applicable fees).  You have no other rights in this this Site or any part thereof and you may not modify, edit, copy, reproduce, create derivative works of, reverse engineer, alter, enhance or in any way exploit any of this website, Materials or Services in any manner.  If you make copies of any part of the Site while engaging in Permitted Purposes then we ask that you be sure to keep on the copies all of our copyright and other proprietary notices as they appear on the Site.  You may only use such copies in connection with your use of the Site.   

Unfortunately, if you breach any of these Terms the above license will terminate automatically and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed Materials (and any copies thereof).

MOBILE APPLICATIONS.

We make available Mobile Applications to access and use the Services via a mobile device.  To use the Mobile Application you must have a mobile device that is compatible with the mobile service.  We do not warrant that the Mobile Application will be compatible with your mobile device.  We hereby grant to you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license to use an object code copy of the Mobile Application for one registered account on one mobile device owned or leased solely by you, for your personal use.  You may not: (i) modify, disassemble, decompile or reverse engineer the Mobile Application, except to the extent that such restriction is expressly prohibited by law; (ii) rent, lease, loan, resell, sublicense, distribute or otherwise transfer the Mobile Application to any third-party or use the Mobile Application to provide time sharing or similar services for any third-party; (iii) make any copies of the Mobile Application; (iv) remove, circumvent, disable, damage or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Mobile Application, features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any content accessible through the Mobile Application, or features that enforce limitations on use of the Mobile Application; or (v) delete the copyright and other proprietary rights notices on the Mobile Application.  You acknowledge that we may from time to time issue upgraded versions of the Mobile Application, and may automatically electronically upgrade the version of the Mobile Application that you are using on your mobile device.  You consent to such automatic upgrading on your mobile device, and agree that these Terms will apply to all such upgrades.  The foregoing license grant is not a sale of the Mobile Application or any copy thereof, and we and our third-party licensors or suppliers retain all right, title, and interest in and to the Mobile Application (and any copy of the Mobile Application).  Standard carrier data charges may apply to your use of the Mobile Application.

The following additional terms and conditions apply with respect to any Mobile Application that we provide to you designed for use on an Apple iOS-powered mobile device (an “iOS App”):

The following additional terms and conditions apply with respect to any Mobile Application that we provide to you designed for use on an Android-powered mobile device (an “Android App”):

GEO-LOCATION TERMS.

The Services available through the Mobile Applications include and make use of certain functionality and services provided by third-parties that allow us to include maps, geocoding, places and other content from Google and Apple as part of such Services (the “Geo-Location Services”).  Your use of Google’s Geo-Location Services is subject to Google’s then current Terms of Use for Google Maps/Google Earth (http://www.google.com/intl/en_us/help/terms_maps.html) and by using the Geo-Location Services, you are agreeing to be bound by Google’s Terms of Use.

EXCHANGE RATE TERMS.

The Services make use of Exchange Rates under license from XE (the “Currency Exchange Services”).  Your use of Currency Exchange Services is subject to XE’s then current Terms of Use.

USING THIS WEBSITE AND THE WEBSITE’S SERVICES.

We appreciate you visiting our website.  You need not register with us to simply visit and view the website and not use any Services on the Site.  However, in order to access certain password-restricted areas of the Site and to use certain Services and access certain Materials offered on and through this Site, you must successfully register an account with us. 

PASSWORD RESTRICTED AREAS OF THIS WEBSITE.

If you want an account with us, you must provide the following information through the account registration page on this website: 

You may also provide additional, optional information so that we can provide you a more customized experience when using the Site –but, we will leave that decision with you.  Once you submit the required registration information, you will receive an email asking you to confirm your account.  After you have confirmed, you will be able to log into your account using your password unless you have registered as a Principal.  If you have registered as a Principal, we alone will determine whether or not to approve your proposed account.  If approved, you will be sent an e-mail notifying you of our decision.  For so long as you use the account, you agree to provide true, accurate, current, and complete information which can be accomplished by logging into your account and making relevant changes directly or contacting us using the below contact information.  And, if you forget your password – no worries as we will happily send a password update to your provided email address. 

You are responsible for complying with these Terms when you access Site, whether directly, via the Mobile Application, or through any account that you may setup through or on this Site.  It is your job to obtain and maintain all equipment and services needed for access to and use of the Site as well as paying related charges, including internet and/or data charges.  It is also your responsibility to maintain the confidentiality of your password(s), including any password of a third-party site that we may allow you to use to access this Site.  Should you believe any of your passwords or the security for the Site has been breached in any way, you must immediately notify us.

SUBSCRIPTIONS AND PAYMENTS.

When you sign up for a subscription to use a Service (“Subscription”), we will charge your credit card for your first fee on the date that we process the order for your Subscription. Subscriptions and the rights and privileges provided to you as a subscriber are personal and non-transferable.  All sales and payments of Subscription fees will be in US Dollars.  All Subscription fees are non-refundable under any circumstances.

The fee that we will charge you for your Subscription will be the price posted on the Site on the date that you subscribe. We reserve the right to change prices for Subscriptions at any time, and do not provide price protection or refunds in the event of promotions or price decreases.  If you are a current subscriber we will provide 30 days’ to the email address we have on record for you if we change our Subscription fees,.

You agree to pay all applicable fees related to your use of our websites and/or the Services, all of which are described fully on the Site or as otherwise communicated by us.  We may suspend or terminate your account and/or access to the Services if your payment is late and/or your offered payment method (e.g., credit card) cannot be processed.  By providing a payment method, you expressly authorize us and/or our third party payment processor to charge the applicable fees on said payment method as well as taxes and other charges incurred thereto at regular intervals, all of which depend on your particular membership and utilized services. You agree that we may invoice you any unpaid fees.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: UNLESS YOU CANCEL PRIOR TO THE EXPIRATION OF YOUR CURRENT SUBSCRIPTION, WE WILL AUTOMATICALLY RENEW YOUR SUBSCRIPTION ON EACH MONTHLY OR YEARLY (DEPENDING ON THE SUBSCRIPTION YOU HAVE CHOSEN) ANNIVERSARY OF THE DATE THAT WE CHARGED YOUR CREDIT CARD FOR THE FIRST SUBSCRIPTION FEE AND, WE WILL CHARGE YOUR CREDIT CARD WITH THE APPLICABLE RENEWAL SUBSCRIPTION FEE AND ANY TAXES THAT MAY BE IMPOSED ON SUCH FEE PAYMENT. YEARLY SUBSCRIPTIONS MUST BE CANCELLED AT LEAST 30 DAYS PRIOR TO THE ANNIVERSARY DATE, WHILE MONTHLY SUBSCRIPTIONS MUST BE CANCELLED AT LEAST 5 DAYS PRIOR TO THE MONTHLY RENEWAL DATE.   You may cancel your membership by logging into your account and clicking the “Cancel Subscription” button; provided that any Subscription fees charged prior to the effective date of cancellation will not be refunded, in whole or in part. 

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS.

By using the Site or any part of the Site, you consent to receiving electronic communications from us.  These electronic communications may include notices about transactional information and other information concerning or related to the Materials and/or Services provided on or through the Site.  These electronic communications are part of your relationship with us.  You agree that any notices, agreements, disclosures or other communications that we send you electronically will satisfy any legal communication requirements, including that such communications be in writing.

PRIVACY POLICY.

We respect the information that you provide to us, and want to be sure you fully understand exactly how we use that information.  So, please review our Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”) https://www.rcm1.com/privacy/ which explains everything.

LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY SITES.

We think links are convenient, and we sometimes provide links from the Site to third-party websites.  If you use these links, you will leave our Site. We are not obligated to review any third-party websites linked to from this Site, we do not control any of the third-party websites, and we are not responsible for any of the third-party websites (or the products, services, or content available through any of them). Thus, we do not endorse or make any representations about such third-party websites, any information, software, products, services, or materials found there or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to from this Site, you do this entirely at your own risk and you must follow the privacy policies and terms and conditions for those third-party websites. Certain areas of the Site may allow you to interact and/or conduct transactions with one or more third-party websites.

 SUBMISSIONS.

You are responsible for the information, opinions, messages, comments, photos, videos, graphics, sounds and other content or material that you submit, upload, post or otherwise make available on or through the website and through the Services (each a “User Submission”).  You agree that you are solely responsible for all of your User Submissions, including for any damage resulting from any infringement of copyrights, trademarks, proprietary rights, violation of contract, privacy or publicity rights or any other harm resulting from any User Submission that you make. 

As between you and RCM, you retain all right, title and interest in any and all marketing collateral, images, and personally identifiable information that you upload or submit to the Services, as well as any other information you upload at the request of a Client in connection with a potential investment (collectively, “Your Content”). You agree that RCM may use Your Content to provide the Services to you and the other Services users with access rights to Your Content, including by making it available for viewing, download and modification by such other users. You hereby grant RCM  a non-exclusive, perpetual, royalty-free, worldwide license (including the right to sublicense through multiple tiers) to access, use, reproduce, distribute, store, transmit, modify, adapt, reformat, publicly display, publicly perform and create derivative works of Your Content as required for the purpose of providing the Services to you.

Unless otherwise explicitly stated herein or in the RCM Privacy Policy, you agree that any other User Submission provided by you in connection with this Site (each a “Public Submission”) is provided on a non-proprietary and non-confidential basis.  You hereby grant to RCM a non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, fully paid-up, worldwide license (including the right to sublicense through multiple tiers) to use, reproduce, process, adapt, publicly perform, publicly display, modify, prepare derivative works, publish, transmit and distribute each of your Public Submissions, or any portion thereof, in any form, medium or distribution method now known or hereafter existing, known or developed, and authorize others to use the Public Submissions.  We may modify or adapt your User Submissions in order to transmit, display or distribute them over computer networks and in various media and/or make changes to the User Submissions as necessary to conform and adapt them to any requirements or limitations of any networks, devices, services or media.  RCM agrees to use any personally identifiable information contained in any of your User Submissions in accordance with RCM’s Privacy Policy.

By submitting any User Submission, you are promising us that:

We may, but are not obligated to, pre-screen User Submissions or monitor any area of this Site through which User Submissions may be submitted. We are not required to host, display, or distribute any User Submissions on or through this Site and may remove at any time or refuse any User Submissions for any reason. You understand that when using the Site you will be exposed to User Submissions from a variety of sources and that we are not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, reliability or intellectual property rights of or relating to such User Submissions. You further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to User Submissions that are inaccurate, offensive, defamatory, indecent or objectionable and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against us with respect thereto. We are not responsible for any loss, theft, or damage of any kind to any User Submissions. Further, you agree that we may freely disclose your User Submission to any third party absent any obligation of confidence on the part of the recipient.

 UNAUTHORIZED ACTIVITIES.

To be clear, we authorize your use of this Site only for Permitted Purposes.  Any other use of the Site beyond the Permitted Purposes is prohibited and, therefore, constitutes unauthorized use of the Site.  This is because, as between you and us, all rights in this Site remain our property.

Unauthorized use of this Site may result in violation of various United States and international copyright laws.  Because we prefer keeping this relationship drama-free, we want to give you examples of things to avoid.  So, unless you have written permission from us stating otherwise, you are not authorized to use this Site in any of the following ways (these are examples only and the list below is not a complete list of everything that you are not permitted to do):

You agree to hire attorneys to defend us if you violate these Terms and that violation results in a problem for us.  You also agree to pay any damages that we may end up having to pay as a result of your violation.  You alone are responsible for any violation of these Terms by you.  We reserve the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you and, in such case, you agree to cooperate with our defense of such claim.

 PROPRIETARY RIGHTS.

The Site includes registered and unregistered trademarks that belong to us.  Other trademarks, names and logos on this Site are the property of their respective owners. 

Unless otherwise specified in these Terms, all Materials, including the arrangement of them on this Site are our sole property, Copyright © 1999-2015 RealCapitalMarkets.com, LLC.  All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.  Except as otherwise required or limited by applicable law, any reproduction, distribution, modification, retransmission, or publication of any copyrighted material is strictly prohibited without the express written consent of the copyright owner or license. 

 INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT.

We respect the intellectual property rights of others and encourage you to do the same. Accordingly, we have a policy of removing User Submissions that violate intellectual property rights of others, suspending access to this Site (or any portion thereof) to any user who uses this Site in violation of someone’s intellectual property rights, and/or terminating in appropriate circumstances the account of any user who uses the this Site in violation of someone’s intellectual property rights.

Pursuant to Title 17 of the United States Code, Section 512, we have implemented procedures for receiving written notification of claimed copyright infringement and for processing such claims in accordance with such law. If you believe your copyright or other intellectual property right is being infringed by a user of this Site, please provide written notice to our agent for notice of claims of infringement:

Tina Lichens

5780 Fleet St, Ste 130

Carlsbad, CA 92008

760-602-5080

To be sure the matter is handled immediately, your written notice must:

Unless the notice pertains to copyright or other intellectual property infringement, the agent will be unable to address the listed concern.

 Submitting a Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) Counter-Notification

We will notify you that we have removed or disabled access to copyright-protected material that you provided, if such removal is pursuant to a validly received DMCA take-down notice. In response, you may provide our Agent with a written counter-notification that includes the following information:

 Termination of Repeat Infringers

We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to terminate the account or access of any user of this Site who is the subject of repeated DMCA or other infringement notifications.

 DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES.

THIS SITE AND ALL MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “WITH ALL FAULTS” AND THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE OF THIS SITE IS WITH YOU.  WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND (EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY) WITH RESPECT TO THIS SITE, WHICH INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED OR STATUTORY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE OR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS.

THIS MEANS THAT WE DO NOT PROMISE YOU THAT THE SITE IS FREE OF PROBLEMS.  Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, we make no warranty that this Site will meet your requirements or that this Site will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error free, or that defects in this Site will be corrected. We make no warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of this Site or as to the accuracy or reliability of any information obtained through this Site. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you through this Site or from us or our subsidiaries/other affiliated companies shall create any warranty. We disclaim all equitable indemnities.

 LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.

WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DAMAGES RESULTING FROM YOUR DISPLAYING, COPYING, OR DOWNLOADING ANY MATERIALS TO OR FROM THIS SITE.  IN NO EVENT SHALL WE BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY INDIRECT, EXTRAORDINARY, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING LOSS OF DATA, REVENUE, PROFITS, USE OR OTHER ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE) HOWEVER ARISING, EVEN IF WE KNOW THERE IS A POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.  CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.

 LOCAL LAWS; EXPORT CONTROL.

The Site is controlled and operated from the United States, and is not intended to subject us to the laws or jurisdiction of any state, country or territory other than that of the United States.  We neither represent nor warrant that the Site or any part thereof is appropriate or available for use in any particular jurisdiction other than the United States.  In choosing to access the Site, you do so on your own initiative and at your own risk, and you are responsible for complying with all local laws, rules and regulations.  We may limit the availability of the Site, in whole or in part, to any person, geographic area or jurisdiction we choose, at any time.  Not all products or services described on the Site may be available in all states or territories.

 FEEDBACK.

Any submissions by you to us (e.g., comments, questions, suggestions, materials – collectively, “Feedback”) through any communication whatsoever (e.g., call, fax, email) will be treated as both non-confidential and non-proprietary.  You hereby assign all right, title, and interest in, and we are free to use, without any attribution or compensation to you, any ideas, know-how, concepts, techniques, or other intellectual property and proprietary rights contained in the Feedback, whether or not patentable, for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, having manufactured, licensing, marketing, and selling, directly or indirectly, products and services using such Feedback.  You understand and agree that we are not obligated to use, display, reproduce, or distribute any such ideas, know-how, concepts, or techniques contained in the Feedback, and you have no right to compel such use, display, reproduction, or distribution.

 GENERAL.

We think direct communication resolves most issues – if we feel that you are not complying with these Terms, we will tell you.  We will even provide you with recommended necessary corrective action(s) because we value this relationship.

However, certain violations of these Terms, as determined by us, may require immediate termination of your access to this Site without prior notice to you.  California state law and applicable U.S. federal law, without regard to the choice or conflicts of law provisions, will govern these Terms.  Foreign laws do not apply.  Except for disputes subject to arbitration as described above, any disputes relating to these Terms or this Site will be heard in the courts located in San Diego County California.  If any of these Terms are deemed inconsistent with applicable law, then such term(s) shall be interpreted to reflect the intentions of the parties, and no other terms will be modified.  By choosing not to enforced any of these Terms, we are not waiving our rights.  These Terms are the entire agreement between you and us and, therefore, supersede all prior or contemporaneous negotiations, discussions or agreements about this Site.  The proprietary rights, disclaimer of warranties, representations made by you, indemnities, limitations of liability and general provisions shall survive any termination of these Terms.

 CONTACT US.

If you have any questions about these Terms or otherwise need to contact us for any reason, you can reach us at RealCapitalMarkets.com, LLC, Legal Department 5870 Fleet Street, Suite 130 Carlsbad, CA 92008 info@rcm1.com.

 Additional Disclaimers

All transactions between brokers, agents, RCM Clients and their clients are solely the business and responsibility of the respective parties. RCM makes no representations as to the accuracy of any information provided by the brokers, agents and principals and the probability of success or failure of any property auctioned through RCM.