[talk-ph] Are real estate development maps fair game?

maning sambale emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Wed Mar 2 04:07:22 GMT 2011


The DMCI Homes website have some really nice architectural drawings
and building plans of their properties.  Maybe we can ask them to add
the detailed building plans in OSM?

On Mon, Feb 28, 2011 at 8:46 PM, Eugene Alvin Villar <seav80 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Speaking of real estate developers, it seems that DMCI Homes created
> an official OSM account today:
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/user/DMCI%20Homes
>
> :-)
>
> On Mon, Feb 7, 2011 at 10:49 AM, maning sambale
> <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On the first premise that the developers gave explicit permission,
>> then that's definitely OK.
>>
>> I don't have any strong opinion for or against copying names from
>> these *not third-party* sources.  However, in many cases real estate
>> plans maybe just plans. The streets may not exist at all or currently
>> under development.  Therefore, we should continue to  exercise
>> caution.
>>
>> I agree that real estate devs use our map for promotion but hopefully
>> not this kind of advert:
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/user/maning/diary/7777
>>
>> (I believe murlwe removed them already)
>>
>>
>> On Sun, Feb 6, 2011 at 2:43 PM, Eugene Alvin Villar <seav80 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> But I *personally* consider real estate materials coming from the real
>>> estate developers themselves as fair game and I think that way simply
>>> because these maps are *not third-party* materials.
>>
>>
>>
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>> maning
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maning
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