Okoboji Rentals Website Membership Agreement
A. OkobojiRentals.com, referred to in this document as “Okoboji Rentals,” provides an exclusive annual membership to add, update, and maintain property information about vacation rental property in the Okoboji, Iowa region. The goal of Okoboji Rentals is to provide a “one-stop” shop for property owners and vacationers to the Okoboji region for the search and discovery of rental vacation properties.
B. An Okoboji Rentals Membership agreement provides the following services to the property owner: 1) the creation of an account to allow the addition, modification and maintenance of individual property listings via the Internet; 2) Ability to add textual property information as well as 6 photos of the property; 3) inclusion of all properties into the Okoboji specific search provided by Okoboji Rentals.
C. Payment shall be made as follows:
D. This agreement will remain in effect for one year from the date the membership account is established and will be renewable annually. In the event of a member’s early termination, which must be provided in writing, Okoboji Rentals will determine if a refund is to be made.
E. Membership Cancellation. The member agrees to provide Okoboji Rentals with information regarding the cancellation of their membership else the above-mentioned rates will be renewed annually and the member’s account will be kept active. The agreement starts once the account information has been provided.
F. Information Approval. We reserve the right to refuse or disable any property that promotes unacceptable content such as sex, violence, or illegal activities. Any memberships that do not adhere to this policy are subject to cancellation at the sole discretion of Okoboji Rentals. Member is solely responsible for the property content and material included on his/her property page.
H. Advertising. With the acceptance of a membership agreement, Okoboji Rentals will handle Internet marketing for the overall site. Advertising will occur through local means such as newspapers and flyers, website linking, as well as the registration to search engines such as Google and Yahoo for online advertising.
J. Following the initial release of the website, Okoboji Rentals will continue to maintain and update the site and its capabilities. All problems or issues will be corrected in a timely fashion. If a member wishes to request additional functionality beyond the current functionality of the site, the Okoboji Rentals owners will consider each request and decide in the best interest of the entire Okoboji Rental community.
K. Local Rules and Regulations. Property owners are responsible to investigating and adhering to all local regulations including, but not limited to permits, licenses, occupancy taxes and safety compliance.
L. Notice to all Renters and Advertisers. You are responsible for conducting your own investigation regarding any and all claims made by prospective renters or vacation or property owners or agents. You assume all liability for use of any information you find in the Okoboji Rentals content. Okoboji Rentals assume no responsibility and in no way warrant the accuracy of the information contained in any of the pages published here. Not all properties are created by the property owner, as it may be an agent or manager.
Renters are aware that each property sets its own Refund or Cancellation policies. Okoboji Rentals recommends that renters ask for and receive a written notice of these policies from the property owner, as well as any other agreements that occur between the renter and property owner. Okoboji Rentals is only responsible to develop the web community that allows renters and property owners to virtually meet.
None of the information contained in any Okoboji Rentals web page is confirmed or warranted by any party. Confirmation of information published herein is the sole responsibility of the renting party. Qualification of all renters is the sole responsibility of the property owner or agent.
Property Owners – If the operators of Okoboji Rentals are unable to provide the promised level of service for any reason, including, but not limited to service outages, war, acts of God or negligence, neither Okoboji Rentals or its owners can be held liable for any costs beyond the prorated costs paid by the client for the services which were not provided. Okoboji Rentals does not guarantee that the Okoboji Rentals web site will be available 100% of the time.
Okoboji Rentals is not a licensed real estate broker in any location.