When you visit the Site, Keller Williams collects information about you and your browsing habits. The information we collect depends on the pages of our website you visit and what you do during your visit.
Keller Williams may collect information from you automatically when you visit our website, which 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.
Several companies offer tools that allow people to browse the web anonymously. We cannot provide you a personalized experience if you use these tools because we cannot recognize you and your computer. However, we want to ensure you know of their existence. Because Keller Williams does not track your online activities over time and across third-party websites in order to provide targeted advertising, Keller Williams does not respond to Do Not Track (DNT) signals.
For most of the browsing services on the Site, Keller Williams does not require your personal information. There are portions of the Site where you will be given the option to provide information about you. 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, other information may also be collected. It is your discretion and determination whether to provide such information. If you use the Site to inquire about a property or contact a real estate agent, broker or office, the information you have provided may be shared with a Keller Williams agent, broker or market center. Additionally, when you use the Site to search for a property, you may be directed to a website operated by a Keller Williams franchisee, and we may provide that Keller Williams office or real estate agent with the information you have provided (e.g. your contact information as provided by you, or the parameters of your search) in addition to information automatically collected about you (e.g. your browser type or operating system version).
Use of the Information
Keller Williams uses the information it collects (whether submitted by you or automatically collected) to respond to your requests, to provide you with information that Keller Williams thinks may be of interest to you, and to operate its business. Keller Williams may also disclose your information to its affiliates, agents, and third-party vendors and service providers working on our behalf. Keller Williams has implemented technical measures to protect against the risks of unauthorized access to, erroneous disclosure of, and unlawful interception of Personally Identifiable Information (PII). You should know, however, that Keller Williams cannot fully eliminate such risks.
In addition, Keller Williams may disclose aggregated data and statistics in order to describe the Site to prospective partners, advertisers, and other third parties, and for other lawful purposes. Additionally, Keller Williams may disclose part or all of a user’s personal information when Keller Williams believes, in good faith, that the law requires or compels such disclosure, or when Keller Williams has a good faith reason to believe that disclosure is necessary to protect Keller Williams’ rights or property, the rights of another user, or to prevent harm. Keller Williams may be required to disclose personal information in response to a lawful request by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements. Further, Keller Williams may disclose information provided by you as part of any merger, sale, acquisition, or other acquisition of same or all of Keller Williams or its assets.
If you do not want to receive e-mail or other mail from Keller Williams, please contact us at email@example.com. If you do not want to receive legal notices or other communications from Keller Williams, it is your responsibility to review and monitor the Site for such notices and communications.
You have the right under Privacy Shield to access, correct or delete your personal data.
This Site is not designed or intended to collect information from children under the age of 13. In addition, Keller Williams does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13.
Keller Williams markets our products and services exclusively to adults. If you are younger than age 18, you may use our website only with the permission and involvement of your parents or guardian.
Links to Third-Party Websites
When you click on links on the Site that take you to third-party website(s), you will be subject to the third parties’ privacy policies. Keller Williams cannot and does not accept responsibility for the content or actions of any third-party website(s). We encourage you to read the posted privacy statement of every site you visit, whether you are linking from our site or browsing on your own. When you visit the Site or other third-party websites via links on the Site, depending on your browser settings and/or configurations and/or the sites you visit, some third-party sites may collect information about your online activities and browsing habits. Keller Williams does not control the information these third parties collect about you and your online activities. Keller Williams is potentially liable in cases of onward transfer to third parties.
EU-US Privacy Shield Statement
Keller Williams has further committed to refer unresolved privacy complaints under the EU-US Privacy Shield Principles BBB EU PRIVACY SHIELD, a non-profit alternative dispute resolution provider located in the United States and operated by the Council of Better Business Bureaus. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint, or if your complaint is not satisfactorily addressed, please visit www.bbb.org/EU-privacy-shield/for-eu-consumers/ for more information and to file a complaint.
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has jurisdiction over Keller Williams’ compliance with Privacy Shield.
It is possible, under certain limited conditions, for individuals to invoke binding arbitration before the Privacy Shield Panel to be created by the U.S. Department of Commerce and the European Commission.
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