This policy covers how The Bourke Group treats personal information that The Bourke Group collects and receives, including information related to your past use of The Bourke Group products and services. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, address, email address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available. This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that The Bourke Group does not own or control or to people that The Bourke Group does not employ or manage.
Information Collection and Use
When you visit our site, The Bourke Group 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. For most of the browsing services on the site, The Bourke Group with 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.
The Bourke Group collects personal information when you register for real estate information, when you request information about a property, or when you register as a past client. We also collect personal information from anyone who applies to work with The Bourke Group. When you register, we ask for information such as your name, address, email address, zip code, and whether you are buying or selling a home. The Bourke Group automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including the host from which you access the Internet, your IP address from your computer, the type of browser and software operating system you use, the date and time you access our website, and the Internet address of the website from which you linked to our site, and the page you request. 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. The Bourke Group uses information for the following general purposes: to provide information to you, to fulfill your requests for products and services, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal use.
This site is not designated nor intended to collect information from children under the age of 13. In addition, Keller Williams and The Bourke Group does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13. The Bourke Group 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. Parents, not underage customers, should sign up for real estate information by filling out the necessary forms for registration. The Bourke Group does not ask the age of those registering. If your child has registered and you would like this registration removed, please contact The Bourke Group via email or call our office to have the registration deleted. If The Bourke Group feels a new registration was created by a child, the account may be deleted by the office staff if the account is not confirmed by a parent.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
The Bourke Group with 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 the group thinks may be of interest to you and to operate its business. The Bourke Group may also disclose your information to its affiliates, agents, and other third parties pursuant to agreements under which Keller Williams will describe how such third party may use such information.
The Bourke Group does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies except to provide products or services you've requested, or when we have your permission or under the following circumstances: We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims. We believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of The Bourke Group agreements, or as otherwise required by law. Additionally, The Bourke Group with Keller Williams may disclose part or all of a user's personal information when we believe, in good faith, that the law requires or compels such disclosure, or when Keller Williams has good faith reason to believe that disclosure is necessary to protect The Bourke Group and Keller Williams' rights or property, the rights of another user or to prevent harm. Further, The Bourke Group with 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. In addition, Keller Williams may disclose aggregated data and statistics in order to describe our website to prospective customers, other third parties, and for other lawful purposes.
The Bourke Group may set and access The Bourke Group cookies on your computer to enhance browsing on our website. "Cookies" are small files or records that are placed on your computer's hard drive to collect information about your activities on our website. You can choose to have your browser warn you every time a cookie is being sent to you, and you can turn off cookie placement. If you refuse, your overall browsing experience can be affected and may prevent you from fully using the site. The Bourke Group with Keller Williams may also use "message format" and "message open" sensing technologies to enable us to recognize whether you have enabled your email program to receive HTML emails. If so, this information is associated with your email address so that we can send subsequent messages to you in HTML format. The "message open" sensing technology allows us to recognize whether you have opened our email messages. We can only detect this if your have enabled your email program to receive HTML emails.
Links to Third-Party Websites
When you click on links on our website that take you to third-party web sites, you will be subject to the third parties' privacy policies. The Bourke Group cannot and does not accept responsibility for the contents or actions of any third-party web sites. 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.
Your Ability to Edit and Delete Your Account Information and Preferences
If you do not want to receive e-mail or other mail from The Bourke Group with Keller Williams, please contact us. 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 can edit your registration at any time by emailing changes to our office. We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to our client services, such as announcements, administrative messages and newsletters that are considered part of your Bourke Group experience, without offering you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving them. Most email communications you receive from The Bourke Group will provide an opt out option for emails. This option with directions of how to opt out will be located at the bottom of the email message.
This site is not designated nor intended to collect information from children under the age of 13. In addition, Keller Williams and The Bourke Group does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13. The Bourke Group 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. Parents, not children, should sign up for real estate information by filling out the necessary forms for registration. If your child has registered and you would like this registration removed, please contact The Bourke Group via email or call to have the registration deleted.
Confidentiality and Security
We limit access to personal information about you to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs. We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to protect personal information about you. For online registration, this includes 128 bit encrypted forms and data submission, 128 bit encrypted downloads to our office, and password protected areas of our web site.
The Bourke Group may update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your Bourke Group registration or by placing a prominent notice on our site.
Questions and Suggestions
If you have any questions or suggestions, please email us or call our office.
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