Last modified October 5, 2017
Location of Servers and Transfer of Information to the United States
The Site is hosted by servers in the United States. If you are located outside of the United States, your Personal Information will be transferred to the United States. By submitting your Personal Information, you consent to its transfer to the United States and to its storage, processing, and use there in accordance with this Privacy Statement.
Scope of this Privacy Statement
This Privacy Statement applies to your use of this Site only. We do not own, operate or control the web sites of our Franchisees or sales associates. Accordingly, this Statement does not apply to a Franchisee’s or sales associate’s web site or to a Franchisee’s or sales associate’s collection, use, storage and disclosure of your Personal Information.
Collection and Use of Your Personal Information
When you visit the Site, Beachy Beach Real Estate collects information about you and your browsing habits. Beachy Beach Real Estate uses the information it collects (whether submitted by you or automatically collected) to respond to your requests and to provide you with information that Beachy Beach Real Estate thinks may be of interest to you, and to operate its business. The information we collect depends on the pages of our website you visit and what you do during your visit. The information Beachy Beach Real Estate may collect from you automatically when you visit our website, may include the name of the domain and host from which you access the Internet; the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer; the type of browser and software operating system you use; web log data, including the date and time you access our website; and the internet address of the website from which you linked to our site. Beachy Beach Real Estate may, from time to time, disclose your information to its affiliates, agents, and third-party vendors and other service providers working on our behalf. While Beachy Beach Real Estate has implemented measures to protect against the risk of unauthorized access to, disclosure in error of, and/or unlawful interception of Personally Identifiable Information (PII), let it be known by all users that Beachy Beach Real Estate cannot fully eliminate all risks. We also collect Personal Information from you when you voluntarily submit it in order to obtain certain services or information, including (A) registrations for special communications, such as saving a search for you and, but only if you request it, sending you new listings that fit the profile of your saved search; (B) requests to find a property, to list your property, and to find a sales associate; (C) requests to contact us; (D) requests to receive periodic industry updates; (E) requests to email a listing to a friend; (F) applications for employment; and (G) inquiries about franchising opportunities.
Several companies offer tools that allow you to browse the web anonymously. Your personal experience with our Site may be affected by use of these tools because we cannot recognize you and your computer, however we want to ensure that you know of their existence. Beachy Beach Real Estate does not track your online activities over time or across third-party websites for the purpose of providing targeted advertising and therefore Beachy Beach Real Estate does not respond to Do Not Track (DNT) signals.
Requests to Find or List a Property and to Find a Sales Associate
Most of the browsing services on the Beachy Beach Real Estate Site do not require your personal information. There are portions of the Site where you will be provided the option to disclose personal information. As an example, if you ask that we list your property or you ask to see more listings in a given area, you may be directed to a Franchisee in that area. If you are looking for a property or a sales associate, it is referred to a Franchisee or sales associate; if your inquiry or complaint requires a response from us, it is referred to the appropriate department for research and response. Additionally, when you use the Site to search for a property, you may be directed to a website operated by a Beachy Beach Real Estate Franchisee, and we may provide that Beachy Beach Real Estate office or real estate agent with the information you have provided; including your contact information or the parameters of your search as well as information automatically collected about you (e.g. your browser type or operating system version). The information that you may be asked to provide may include your name, email address, telephone number and address. Depending on your request and other circumstances, additional information may also be collected. It is at your discretion and determination whether to provide such information.
Refer a Listing to Another Individual
If you choose to send a listing to another individual, you will be asked to provide that individual’s name and email address in order to personalize and send the email. We do not store this information, and the information is used only to send a one-time referral email.
If you are seeking employment, you will be asked to provide Personal Information about yourself. We refer this information to Franchisees in the geographic area in which you live.
Sharing Your Information
We reserve the right to share your Personal Information with our affiliated companies and marketing partners, as permitted by law, in order to fulfill our commitment of providing you with full service real estate brokerage services. We do share your Personal Information under the following circumstances:
- Third party vendors utilized by us to provide services on our behalf, such as hosting, website development, and support, may have access to Personal Information, but have agreed not to disclose the Personal Information or to use it for any other purpose than to provide the requested services.
- Under special circumstances it may be necessary for us to disclose and use Personal Information and Non-Personal Information, for the purposes: to enforce this Privacy Statement to protect our property or rights; to protect the safety of others; to investigate, prevent, or take legal action against improper activities; to initiate and complete a merger or consolidation with another entity, the sale or transfer of some or all of our assets, or any similar transaction; or for any other reasons we determine to be necessary, appropriate, or as required by law, such as responding to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal or administrative processes.
You use the Site at your own risk. Beachy Beach Real Estate’s hosting services maintain their systems in accordance with industry standards to secure, within reason, the information provided by our customers. “Perfect security” does not exist, and Internet data transmissions can not be guaranteed to be 100% secure.
This Site is not directed to children under the age of 13 (“Children”), and we do not knowingly collect any information, including Personal Information, from Children.
Correction/Updating Personal Information
Changes in Personal Information or your decision to unsubscribe from use of the Site may be updated or requested by modifying or deleting your profile from the Site. Please contact us in writing at the address listed below.
Comments and Questions
If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Statement, please contact us by using the Contact Us feature or by postal mail at:
Beachy Beach Real Estate
17500 Panama City Beach Parkway
Panama City Beach, FL 32413