GENERALITIES AND TERMS:
The Realty and Community website (hereafter referred to as "Realty and Community" or "we" or "us" or "our" or “the site”) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal information.
Realty and Community is defined to include all services (mobile, web, print, or otherwise) owned and operated by Oquatis, LLC, and their features (known as the "services").
Our services are entirely membership based, and as such, do not rely on outside advertising dollars to fund our website. We DO NOT share, sell, or otherwise provide any of your personal information to anyone, other than what YOU decide to publicly display on your Member, Business, or Property Microsite public displays, unless ordered by a court of law, or in order to contract opt-in email, mobile, or other 3rd party services for the EXPRESS PURPOSE of our communication with you, or functionality of the site and other contracted services.
This policy does not apply to any public area of Realty and Community’s website or services. In the event you submit personally identifiable information when you contact another member, contact a member about a listing, create a listing or business profile, add a contact on a listing or profile, utilize ‘Ask A Question”, “Contact Me”, or any other voluntary method of contact, including but not limited to QR or other mobile scan code links, SMS opt-in sessions, social media links, blog links or forums, such information becomes publicly available and Realty and Community is not responsible for the personally identifiable information you choose to submit to these unlimited services, forums, listings, profiles, websites, or persons.
COLLECTION AND USE OF INFORMATION:
Certain personal information is collected at member or user signup, and remains privately accessible in the My Account section of the member or registered user portion of the site. Some of this information may differ from the information you provide on our publicly viewable website. Such information is considered Personal Information and includes:
First & Last Name (of Member or User)
Contact Email Address (Used for internal communication)
Contact Phone Number (Used for internal communication)
Mailing Address (Street or PO, City/Province, Country, Postal Code)
Public Viewable ‘Other’ Information:
Public Viewable information may be collected from several areas of the site, including but not limited to: adding and editing of property listings; the adding and editing of professional or business profiles; email forms; and certain opt-in surveys or contests that Realty and Community may sponsor. All information collected therein is voluntary and available for public display, except when certain settings indicating ‘do not display’ (on public facing website) are selected. Information contained in the My Account section of the website is considered protected private information as described above.
By accessing or becoming a member of this site, you certify that any and all information, photographs, videos, or any other digital display of information that you may post, transfer, or display on the site, or post, transfer, or display on any 3rd party software or site that may provide service(s) to the Realty and Community site, is personally owned or submitted by you with permission of the owning party, and free of copyright restrictions as set forth by Federal Law.
Realty and Community complies with the US-EU Safe Harbor Framework and the US-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the US Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use and retention of personal information from European Union member countries and Switzerland. Realty and Community has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, please visit the Safe Harbor website.
For copyright infringement reporting, please see the end of this policy for contact information.
Information Collected During Payment Processing:
All payments are processed utilizing a fully secure, 3rd party hosted, level 1 PCI Compliant merchant processing company, which means WE NEVER HANDLE, SEE, COLLECT, OR RETAIN any of your personal or financial information other than what is described above.
When you use the site, your computer communicates a variety of information to computer servers, including the existence of cookies, your Internet Protocol address, and information about your browser program. We may create a record of what information you are requesting, such as the page or subject areas you may visit.
Your "IP Address" is a number that is automatically assigned to the computer that you are using by your Internet Service Provider (ISP).
An IP Address is identified and logged automatically in our server log files whenever a user visits the Site, along with the time of the visit and the page(s) that were visited. Collecting IP Addresses is standard practice on the Internet and is done automatically by many web sites.
How We Use and Disclose IP Addresses?
We use IP Addresses for purposes such as calculating Site usage levels, helping diagnose server problems, geographic mapping and administering the Site. Please note that we treat IP Addresses, server log files and related information as Non-Personal Information, except where we are required to do otherwise under applicable law.
A cookie is a small text file ( bits of electronic information ) which can be transferred to and stored on a user's computer for record-keeping purposes and to uniquely identify that computer's browser. Cookies are used on this site.
We use session cookies to make it easier for you to use our site and to enable certain specialized functionality that requires maintaining information about your session. A session cookie is not stored on your hard disk and expires when you close your browser.
A persistent cookie remains on your hard disk for an extended period of time. You can remove persistent cookies by following the directions in your Internet browser's "help" files.
If you select the "Remember Me" function on the web site, we will store a persistent cookie on your hard drive which allows you to bypass the login requirement each time you access the site.
We DO NOT STORE in persistent cookies any non-public personally identifiable information you submit while on our site.
Web beacons, are electronic files that can count users who have visited a certain page on a website, identify if an email has been opened, or identify certain cookies on a computer accessing a particular page. Third-party Web beacons from Yahoo! may be used to identify your unique IP Address location for the purpose of defining your geographical regional area in order to qualify settings in order to deliver the most geographically pertinent information based on your computer location and/or search selections.
Phone Calls to Realty and Community or to third parties through Realty and Community may be recorded or monitored for quality assurance and customer service purposes. If a call is recorded between you and a third party, it will be deemed private information of both you and the third party, and may be released to either of you upon written request.
We may post member or user testimonials on our web site which may contain personally identifiable information such as the User or Member name. We obtain the Member or User’s written consent prior to any posting of such testimonial. To request removal of your testimonial from our site, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Though Realty and Community makes every effort to preserve member and user privacy, we may need to disclose non-public viewable personal information when required by law wherein we have good faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our Web site.
We may share with third parties certain pieces of aggregated, Non–Personal Information, such as how many customers viewed a particular web page, or other digital information described above. Such information would not identify you individually.
We may disclose and/or transfer Personal Information to a third party in connection with a merger, acquisition, or sale (including any transfers made as part of insolvency or bankruptcy proceedings) involving Realty and Community, its affiliated companies, or as part of a company reorganization, asset sale, or other change in company/legal control.
RETENTION OF INFORMATION:
All information we obtain, store and process in order to deliver our Services is with permission from our registered users and members. Termination of service and our use of their information is simple and straightforward. Unsubscribing is built into our online service and available 24/7 at http://realtyandcommunity.com, unsubscribe links are available on all emails and filters are in place on mobile responses from SMS/Text, broadband data and mobile application responses, when applicable. If you choose to cancel your account or unsubscribe to any service, please be aware that Realty and Community may, for a time, retain residual information in our backup and/or archival copies of our database.
Your Personal Information may be stored and processed in any country where we have facilities, and by providing any personally identifying information to us, you consent to the transfer of such Personal Information to countries outside of your country of residence, including the United States, which may have different data protection rules from your country of residence.
We ask that you not send us, and you not disclose, any sensitive Personal Information (Social Security number, driver’s license number, credit card number (unless necessary to make a purchase), information related to racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religion or other beliefs, criminal background or trade union membership) on or through the Site or otherwise to us.
Your data is secured on Realty and Community cloud based servers which are located in state of the art secure server environments. Your data may also be accessed by you or someone you designate if they have your User Name and Password. Guard your login information carefully.
Realty and Community is not responsible for any breach of information due to inappropriate access of your account by unauthorized persons using your login credentials. Your account may be accessed simultaneously from more than one computer in more than one location. This is for your business flexibility and convenience, however, it is up to you to safeguard your user credentials to avoid unauthorized access to your account.
No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information stored on our website, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can email us at email@example.com.
Notice to Parents or Guardians
We want to help you protect your child’s privacy. We encourage you to talk to your children about safe and responsible use of their personal information while using the Internet.
Our site is a general audience web site.
Realty and Community does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website. If you have knowledge that a child under the age of 13 has submitted Personal Information to us, please email: Privacy@RealtyandCommunity.com.
This site provides information about and help to find experts in legal, business, financial, real estate, and many other organizations and services. This information is not the same as retaining experts in those fields for advice. We strongly recommend you consult an expert, including but not limited to a lawyer, accountant, financial services consultant, licensed Real Estate Broker/Agent, or other professional as appropriate, to help you with whatever information you are seeking. Nothing contained in this web site is to be considered as the rendering of legal, financial, professional, Real Estate, or other advice, and users are responsible for obtaining such advice from their own legal, financial or other counsel. The information contained on this marketing site is intended for educational, informational, cross-community connectivity purposes only. Realty and Community cannot and specifically does not make personal or professional recommendations regarding the professional conduct or expertise of any of it's members, and shall not be held liable for any resultant use of said member services of any kind.
OPT-OUT, CANCELLATION, & ACCESS TO YOUR INFORMATION
If you CANCEL your membership or user subscription, you will continue to receive ongoing marketing emails from Realty and Community until such time as you un-subscribe to let us know you no longer wish to receive them. You may opt-out by following the instructions to un-subscribe at the bottom of any marketing or educational email that may come to you prior to opting-out.
Opt-out filters are provided on all opt-in mobile/SMS marketing campaigns from within the mobile message. NOTE: Receiving mobile text messages from Realty and Community is completely FREE of charge; however, standard text messaging rates from wireless providers still apply.
If you have any trouble opting-out of any program, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will address your email as soon as is practicable.
Please note that during the period when you are a registered user or member of our site, if you do opt-out of receiving marketing or education-related messages from us, we may still send you important administrative messages, and you cannot opt-out from receiving administrative messages.
Please access the My Account tab in the Members or Users Only area of our site to access or edit your personal information.
CHANGES & QUESTIONS
Questions regarding this statement should be directed to email@example.com.
Alternatively, please contact us by postal mail at:
PO Box 22014
Flagstaff, Arizona 86002
Or by telephone at (877) 334-7624.
Realty and Community respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please follow the procedure outlined below:
NOTICE AND PROCEDURE FO MAKING CLAIMS OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT
If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide Realty and Community.com's copyright agent the written information specified below. Please note that this procedure is exclusively for notifying Realty and Community that your copyrighted material has been infringed.
- An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
- A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed upon;
- A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the site,
- Your address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
- A statement by you that you have a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
- A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.
Realty and Community's Copyright Agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement on its site can be reached as follows:
Realty and Community
Attn: Legal Department
P.O. Box 22014
Flagstaff, Arizona 86002
phone: (877) 334-7624