Privacy is a concern that is on many people’s minds these days and it should be. You have a right to know what data is collected about you and what is done with it. We are fully transparent about the kinds of information we collect and how it is stored. We want you to be fully confidently at ease that when you share your information that we respect and will protect your information. Taos Real Estate transmits all information using HTTPS protocol which means that all information that is transmitted back and forth between your computer and our web server is encrypted using 128 bit encryption.
What We Do and Don’t Collect
Generally speaking we do not collect any of your personal information without your consent. We collect anonymous information through Google Analytics so we can understand how you and others interact with our site so that we can make Taos Real Estate more user friendly. We do not offer anything for sale at Taos Real Estate so we will never collect your credit card information or any personal financial information.
Third Party Vendors
Google tracking and advertising services and help us provide and continuously improve our advertising. This includes things such as Google Remarketing that uses Google Analytics along with the Google Display Network that allows us to measure impression reporting along with Google Demographics and visitor Interest Reporting.
Taos Real Estate Contact Forms
Taos Real Estate provides a two different ways you can contact us. We have general contact forms which are not associated with any property and then there are also contact forms that are associated with a specific property.
Our General Contact Forms
There are three different contact forms of a general nature. One is used to request a free CMA if you are interested in having Taos Real Estate represent you as a seller. There is also a general contact form if you are a buyer of information and you’d like us to send you our free report on buying a property. Lastly we have a general contact form that is for general purposes as well as if you’re a buyer and you’re interested in taking advantage of our buyers search assistance program.
Each of these forms will ask for your name and you’re free to use your first and last, or just your first name. We’ll also ask you for your email and phone number and if you’re in search of assistance selling your home, we’ll ask you some very general information about your home. This information is immediately transmitted to us so that we can follow up on any request you may have. A copy of this message is also stored on our web server for later reference.
Property Specific Contact Forms
You will find a contact form on each page that contains detailed information about a property. When you complete this form your information is captured and sent via HTTPs to a 3rd party service called IDX broker who will then transmit the information to our customer relationship program called “Top Producer.” Each of these services stores your information securely behind a username and password and secure environment.
What We Share
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information.
This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.
As part of the California Online Privacy Protection Act, all registered users of our site may make any changes to their information at anytime by logging into their control panel and going to the ‘Edit Profile’ page.
Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.
This policy was last modified on December 2nd. 2015