Privacy Policy
We understand the power that the Internet holds for changing your life and making things easier for you. These benefits are at risk if people are concerned about their personal privacy. We are committed to providing you with an Internet experience that respects and protects your personal privacy choices and concerns. In general, we gather information about all of our users collectively. We only use such information anonymously and in the aggregate. This information helps us determine what is most beneficial for our users, and how we can continually create a better overall experience for you.

Email Links
This site provides email address link located on the Contact Us page so that you may email us directly with any questions or comments you may have. This site reads all messages received and makes efforts to respond promptly. In addition to replying to your comment or inquiry, we may also file your email for future reference regarding improvements to our website or discard the information. Your personal information is not shared, traded, sold, or exchanged with any third parties without your express permission.

Information Collection and Use
This site is the sole owner of the information collected. We will not sell, share, trade or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. This site collects information from our users at several different points on our website. We ONLY collect personal information necessary to effectively market and to sell the property of sellers, to locate, assess and qualify properties for buyers and to otherwise provide professional services to clients and customers. We do not sell, trade, transfer, rent or exchange your personal information with anyone. Free Evaluation Form / Find Your Dream Home

Did You Know? / Free Real Estate Reports
Since this site is a Real Estate Site, we give you the OPTION of requesting FREE Real Estate Information about real estate properties. Your personal Information is stored on our secure database. We ONLY collect personal information necessary to effectively market and to sell the property of sellers, to locate, assess and qualify properties for buyers and to otherwise provide professional services to clients and customers. We do not sell, trade, transfer, rent or exchange your personal information with anyone.

Personal Information
This site functionality requires/requests users to give us contact information (such as their email address) and personal information (such as their names, address phone numbers, and property details). The visitors contact and personal information is used to contact visitor when necessary and requested, but is primarily used to collect personal information necessary to effectively market and to sell the property of sellers, to locate, assess and qualify properties for buyers and to otherwise provide professional services to clients and customers. We do not sell, trade, transfer, rent or exchange your personal information with anyone. We do not disclose information about your individual visits to this site, or personal information that you provide, such as your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, etc., to any outside parties, except when we believe the law requires it.

Legal Disclaimer
We may disclose personal information when required by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary in order to conform to the edicts of the law or comply with a legal process serviced on our website.

Opt-Out
This site provides users the opportunity to opt-out from our mailing list from their accounts. To do this click on our unsubscribe link found on the Following pages; Did You Know/Free Evaluation/Find Your Dream Home. Simply submit your email address and click submit;you will be automatically removed from further emailing to your email address.

Links
This site contains links to other sites. These sites have their own policies and practices with respect to online privacy, and This site cannot be responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these Web sites. In addition, in certain instances a This site advertiser may ask you for personal information. This site cannot be responsible for the privacy practices of its advertisers. Only certain employees have access to the information you provide us. For example, we impose strict rules on our employees who have access either to the databases that store user information or to the servers that host our services. While we cannot guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration to data will not occur, we try to prevent such unfortunate occurrences.

Notification of Changes
This policy may be revised over time as new features are added to the website. We will post those changes so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information, and whether we will disclose it to anyone. Please check this site for information about revisions to our privacy policy. We will notify you directly if there is a material change in our privacy practices. We will take commercially reasonable measures to obtain written or active e-mail consent from the user, if this site is going to be using the information collected from the user in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection. We will also post the changes in our privacy statement 10 days prior to a change.

Cookies
This website uses the following cookies:
Google Analytics:
This cookie allows us to see information on user website activities including, but not limited to page views, source and time spent on websites. The information is depersonalised and is displayed as numbers, meaning it cannot be tracked back to individuals. This will help to protect your privacy. Using Google Analyitics we can see what content is popular on our website, and strive to give you more of the things you enjoy reading and watching.
Google AdWords: Using Google AdWords code we are able to see which pages helped lead to contact form submissions. This allows us to make better use of our paid search budget.

Privacy Questions
If you have any questions regarding our privacy policy please send us an email and we will be pleased to assist. 1. The Privacy Code of The Canadian Real Estate Association This office is a member of The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) and adheres to and abides by the principles set out in the CREA Privacy Code. All employees and sales representative associated with this office must sign an acknowledgement that they will comply with the requirements of the Code. 2. The Policy Statement This office only collects personal information necessary to effectively market and sell the property of sellers, to locate, assess and qualify properties for buyers and to otherwise provide professional and competent real estate services to clients and customers. 3. The Person In Charge Jennifer Pearce is the privacy compliance officer responsible for privacy compliance in this office. Her name shall be available to consumers. The responsibilities of the privacy compliance officer shall include:  establish and update information protection policies; 
-Ensure policies are implemented by other organizations to which data-processing functions are outsourced; 
-Establish criteria for classification of information; 
-Evaluate the accessibility of sensitive information and take corrective action where necessary; 
-Provide education to employees on the importance of information protection; 
-Attempt to resolve consumer privacy complaints to the satisfaction of the consumer. 4. The Collection, Use and Disclosure of Personal Information 
-Only the information necessary to facilitate the real estate transaction of otherwise provide professional and competent service to clients and customers will be collected; 
-No personal information shall be collected from an individual without first obtaining the consent of the individual to the collection, use and dissemination of that information; 
-Express consent (whether oral or written) must always be obtained except in the following situation. Consent may be implied where the information is not sensitive and where it can be reasonably assumed that the individual would expect the information to the disclosed in this fashion; 
-Once information is collected, it will be used and disclosed only for the purposes disclosed to the individual; 
-All representation agreements must include the approved privacy clauses. 11 5. Disclosure for New Purpose 1. Anyone using personal information for some new purpose that extends beyond the consent already provided must obtain the express consent of the person for that use; 2. Requests for information by law enforcement officials, lawyers, private investigators or other agents or subpoenas for documents issued by the court must be referred to by the Broker of Record/Owner or in his absence the Alternate Broker of Record. 6. Protection Information Information must be protected in a manner commensurate with its sensitivity, value and critical nature. This policy applies regardless of the media on which information is stored, the locations where the information is stored, the systems used to process the information, or the processes by which information is handled. (a) Collection and Disclosure (i) Meetings with customers and clients on these premises must take place in a place and manner to ensure confidentiality; (ii) Mail and faxes must be routed directly to the intended recipient; (iii) Information should be available to other persons in the office only on a need to know basis. (b) Storage (i) Filing cabinets designated by the office manager to contain personal, including sensitive, information are to be kept secured at all times; (ii) All personnel have computer passwords. These passwords are confidential and are not to be shared with any unauthorized persons. (b) Destruction (i) This office has in place a record retention and destruction policy. Refer to that option of the policy manual for details. 7. Accuracy of Personal Information To ensure the quality of the information collected: (a) insofar as possible, personal information should be collected directly from the consumer; (b) public property information (taxes, assessment data etc.) should be verified; (c) disclaimers of accuracy in the form approved by the office should always be attached to any disclosure of information. 8. Access to Personal Information (a) Copies of any privacy brochure approved by this office should always be available to the public in the reception area of the office; (b) The individual set out in Section 3 as being responsible for privacy compliance is the person responsible for responding to access requests and all such requests will be referred to him or her. All staff and salespersons will co-operate fully with the privacy compliance officer in responding to requests; 12 (c) On written request and appropriate identification satisfactory to the organization, an individual will be advised of personal information about him/her retained in the firm’s records; (d) Where information cannot be disclosed (for example the information contains references to other individuals or is subject to solicitor-client privilege) the individual will be given reasons for non-disclosure. (e) An individual may have appended to a record, any alternative information where the office is of the view that the appended information is, in fact, correct, (f) A minimal administrative fee may be charged to supply the information. 9. Compliance (a) Any complaints from an individual concerning the collection, use or disclosure of their personal information or concerning the individual’s ability to access their personal information must be referred to the privacy compliance officer, who will attempt to resolve the complaint to the individual’s satisfaction. (b) In the event the complaint cannot be resolved internally to the individual’s satisfaction, he or she will be advised of where to direct the complaint.