Last updated: 30 March 2023
This website may contain links to outside sources. A link does not constitute our endorsement of the content, viewpoint, accuracy, opinions, policies, products, services, or accessibility of that website. While we attempt to provide links only to those sites that share our respect for your privacy, we cannot take responsibility for the content or privacy policies of those sites. We encourage you to carefully review the privacy policies of any web sites you visit.
If you use features on our website operated by third-party social networking services (such as Facebook), we may receive information you have made available to those services. Some of these services also will facilitate your registration for our website or enhance or personalize your experience on our website. You should make sure you understand the information your third-party social networking services may make available.
We do not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 13. If you are under 13, please do not attempt to register on our website or send us personal information about yourself. If we learn that we have collected personal information from a person under age 13, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that a person under 13 may have provided us personal information, please contact us at email@example.com.
Your Online Privacy Responsibilities:
By using this site and services, you agree to take basic steps to ensure your privacy online. You agree to log out of this site when you are finished, protecting your information from other users. You also agree not to share your password or login ID with anyone else. In addition, you agree to take reasonable precautions against malware and viruses by installing an antivirus software to protect your online activities.
WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION MAY BE COLLECTED BY USING THIS WEBSITE?
The information we gather from customers allows our users to set up a user account and profile that can be used to save, view, organize and share content. We collect the following types of information from our customers:
Personal Information that you voluntarily provide to us:
We receive and store any information you enter on our website or knowingly provide to us in any other way. The types of Personal Information collected include your name, username, address, phone number, and email address. The Personal Information you provide is used to allow you create an account on our website and to for communicating with you about topics directly related to your account (such as buying and selling real estate, touring properties, connecting with a real estate agent, etc.).
Personal Information that is collected by our web hosting service:
Some information is automatically logged whenever you interact with our website by our web host, Placester. Placester automatically receives and records information on their server logs from your browser including your IP address, cookie information, browser information and the page you requested, or the parts of our website you accessed.
They may automatically collect usage information for our website, such as the number, time of day and frequency of visitors. Placester uses this information internally to understand usage trends and improve their service, but only discloses this data in aggregate form, that is, as a statistical measure, and not in a manner that would identify you personally.
They may provide aggregate information to their partners about how customers, collectively, use our site.
Additionally, similar aggregate and statistical data may be collected by Google Analytics on our behalf. This data is strictly for our internal use: to see how many visitors our site is receiving and what pages are popular, so that we can identify areas of our site that may need to be improved or modeled on more successful areas.
Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive through your browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and tell us how and when pages in our site are visited and by how many people. The cookies for our website do not collect Personal Information, and we do not combine the general information collected through cookies with other Personal Information to tell us who you are or what your screen name or email address is.
Your Google User Data:
Information received from Google APIs will adhere to Google’s API Services User Data Policy, including the Limited Use requirements.
Any information acquired through integration with Google services (Gmail, etc.) is done so explicitly for the purpose of facilitating the usage of user-facing features. Data is not used for advertisements of any kind, and never transferred or accessed aside from cases of enabling functionality, customer support, or for necessary security purposes outlined and coinciding with Google's Limited Usage Requirements.
WILL EQUITAS REALTY SHARE ANY OF MY PERSONAL INFORMATION?
The short answer is NO.
The complete answer is that Equitas Realty does not sell or share your personal information with any third parties. Your information is strictly confidential and is held internally within our company. Your personal information will only be shared with:
A. Our website administrator (this also happens to be our Director of Operations), who is the initial recipient of all inquiries and registrations on our website; and
B. The Equitas Realty agent you are working with, or who you request to work with, or who our Admin assigns to work with you.
Please note that any information collected by our website, personal or aggregate, may be subject to disclosure pursuant to law, such as the Freedom of Information Law (FOIL), or court order.
IS MY PERSONAL INFORMATION SECURE?
The Personal Information contained in your account is protected by a password you create for your privacy and security. You need to prevent unauthorized access to your account and Personal Information by selecting and protecting your password appropriately and limiting access to your computer and browser by signing off after you have finished accessing your account.
Equitas Realty endeavors to protect user information to ensure that user account information is kept private, however, we cannot guarantee the security of user account information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors, may compromise the security of user information at any time.
WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION CAN I ACCESS?
You can access all the personal information you provide for the purpose of viewing, and in certain situations, updating and modifying that information.
- Username and password
- Email address
- User profile information
DELETING YOUR ACCOUNT
Should you ever decide to delete your account, you may do so by emailing the request to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you terminate your account, your profile will be removed from our website, including your saved searches and contact information.
WHAT ARE MY CHOICES FOR CONTROLLING MY PERSONAL INFORMATION?
As stated previously, you can always opt not to disclose information to us, even though it may be needed to take advantage of certain features on our website.
You can add or update certain personal information from within your account, on pages such as those listed in the “What Personal Information Can I Access” section above. When you update information, however, we may retain a copy of the unrevised information in our records.
You may request deletion of your Equitas Realty account by sending an email to email@example.com. Please note that some information may remain in our records after deletion of your account, but your account will be, effectively, dead.
QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS
If you have any questions or concerns regarding privacy on Equitas Realty’s website, please send us a detailed message to: firstname.lastname@example.org. We will make every effort to resolve your concerns.