PRIVACY POLICY

We are committed to respecting your online privacy and recognize your need for appropriate protection and management of any personal information you share with us.  We do not sell, trade, or rent your personal identification information to others.

We have established this Online Privacy Policy so that you can understand the care with which we intend to treat your Personal Information.

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which Courtney M. Brown collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a “User”) of the www.luxuryrealestatemaui.com and www.westmauiblog.com websites (“Site”). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by Courtney M. Brown.

Personal identification information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address. Users may, however, visit our Site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. We collect and retains Personal Information about you only when you have subscribed to email alerts, the newsletter, blog, or set up an account to save listings and searches. We will use that information to deliver the requested information to you from time to time. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

Web browser cookies

Our Site may use “cookies” to enhance User experience. User’s web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

How we use collected information

Courtney M. Brown may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • – To personalize user experience
    We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.
  • – To send periodic emails
    We may use the email address to send User information and updates pertaining to their requests. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news and updates. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact us via our Site.
  • -To communicate with you
    We may use this information to communicate with you via email, telephone, mobile, text (SMS), postal services and websites and update you with residential real estate and mortgage-related news and information or to tell you about products or services that may be of interest to you, if you allow us to do so

How we protect your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.  We will use reasonable precautions to keep the information disclosed to us secure and to disclose such information only to third parties we believe to be responsible. However, we are not responsible for any breach of security or for any actions of any third parties that may receive the information.  For example, if we set up MLS notices for new listings for you, we must share your name and address with the Realtor’s Association of Maui’s MLS system.  As no method of transmitting information over the internet or storage of information is completely secure, we cannot absolutely guarantee the protection of any personal information shared with us.

We reserve the right to disclose your information under limited circumstances, such as to cooperate with law enforcement or judicial authorities as required by law or legal process, to protect our own legal rights, or to protect the public good.

Sharing your personal information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners.

Changes to this privacy policy

Courtney M. Brown (Realtor) has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

 

Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity

We comply U.S. policy for the achievement of equal housing opportunity. We encourage and support an affirmative advertising and marketing program in which there are no barriers to obtaining housing because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin.  Listing data and remarks displayed on this site are supplied by third party sources and we cannot be responsible for its content.
Contacting us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us at:  cb@luxuryrealestatemaui.com

This document was last updated on October 07, 2014