Collection of Personal Information
Customers who use the property listing service available through our website do so voluntarily. In order to use our service, a customer is required to create an account by registering and providing us with basic contact and billing information including, but not limited to, customer’s name, email address, credit card information and telephone number. By providing us with Personal Information, customers are consenting to the collection, use and disclosure of such information for business purposes relative to the operation of the website.
How We Use Personal Information
Any Personal Information collected and stored by us is used strictly for billing purposes, contacting our customers, and for such other purposes that may be deemed necessary for the operation of the website. Beach Realty does not share any customer Personal Information with any third party other than those business partners which are directly involved in managing our day to day business operations, such as, without limitation, our billing and payment processes. Beach Realty reserves the right to disclose your Personal Information without notice or consent as necessary (a) to conform to applicable law; (b) when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and property; (c) to protect the safety of our users, us, or other third parties; (d) to comply with any judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on us; and/or (e) pursuant to an acquisition, merger, sale of assets or other business transfer.
By accessing our website, internet servers may record information that your internet browser sends when you visit a website. These logs may contain information such as your internet protocol (IP) address, browser version, domain name, language, date and time, the referring website and information in your cookie files.
To allow our customers the convenience of not having to remember their login information when accessing our website, a temporary or persistent “cookie” may be placed on your computer’s hard drive. These cookies are harmless text files that remember the internet browser you use to access the internet. However, if you do no want to receive cookies, you may adjust the settings in your internet browser to reject cookies or to alert you when a cookie is placed on your computer. Beach Realty does not collect or store any Personal Information via cookies, nor do we condone, support, or participate in any activities that could potentially gather, retrieve or store any Personal Information about or from internet users.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information (such as credit card information) on our registration forms, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the Personal Information collected by us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. Any Personal Information stored on computers systems maintained by an agent or service provider of Beach Realty complies with generally accepted industry standards.
Third Party Advertisements
Advertisements that may appear on our website from time to time are provided by a variety of our third party advertising partners. We may share website usage information about our users with reputable third party advertisers for the sole purpose of better targeting our website banner advertisements.
Children’s Online Privacy
Beach Realty does not do business with any person under the age of 18 and anyone using our Services must be at least 18 years of age. If we become aware that a person under the age of 18 has provided us with Personal Information, we will discontinue the use of such information and remove it from our active systems. To our knowledge, we are in full compliance with all children’s online privacy guidelines and practices.
Links to Other Websites
Beach Realty’s website may contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by us; please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such third party websites and this Policy does not pertain to other such websites or your use of them. This Policy applies only to information collected by our website.