Privacy Policy

Jameson Sotheby’s International Realty

 

We at Jameson Sotheby’s International Realty know that protecting the privacy of our customers’ personal information is important and we want you to know what information we gather from our website and how the information is used.

The types of information we gather about our customers include 1) data that customers provide through optional, voluntary registration on our site; and 2) data we gather through aggregated tracking, mainly by counting the views of by visitors to the site. By tracking such counts, we are able tailor our content to fit our customers’ needs. We will not disclose personal Information to third parties without your consent, except as may be noted in this Privacy Policy or disclosed to you when the Information is submitted.

 

How we collect Information

We collect only information that has been specifically requested from you, which generally occurs when you register at our site or request information. The use of information you provide is used for operating the site and to deliver services or information to you.

 

Usage tracking

Internet Protocol (“IP”) Addresses
An IP address is a unique number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you’re using the Internet so that your computer can be identified by the web server. We collect IP addresses for the purposes of system administration and to audit the use of our site. When customers request pages from our site, our servers log the customers’ IP addresses. We do not normally link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable, which means that a customer’s session will be logged, but the customer will remain anonymous to us. We can and will use IP addresses to identify a customer when we feel it is necessary to enforce compliance with our site terms of use or terms of service or to protect our service, site, customers or others.

Cookies
Cookies are small pieces of information that a Web site sends to your computer for record-keeping purposes and the information is stored in a file on your computer. They make surfing the internet quicker for you by saving your preferences so that the saved information can be used to facilitate your next visit to our site. They do not tell us your individual identity unless you have chosen to provide it to us. The use of cookies is an industry standard, and as such, you’ll find that most major Web sites use them.

Cookies are a valuable tool to us in determining the popularity of certain areas of our site so that we can see what improvements would be most beneficial to our customers. Cookies typically expire after a defined period of time, and you can delete your cookie file whenever you wish. Or you can set your internet brown to simply refuse all cookies or indicate to you whenever a cookie is sent. Some parts of our services, though, such as the ability to set personal preferences, will not function properly or may be considerably slower if you refuse cookies.

We use cookies to note a customer’s preferences so that certain search terms, such as home features, do not have to be repeated again and again. We also use cookies to track trends and patters of our customers’ web site usage in order to better adapt our site to our customers’ needs.

 

Sharing your information

As a general rule we will not disclose any specific personal information that you submit to us about you in a manner that connects you with the information, except when we have your permission or under special circumstances, such as when we believe in good faith that the law requires it or under the circumstances described below.

We may disclose account Information in special cases when we have reason to believe that disclosing this Information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be violating our terms of use or terms of service, or may be causing injury to or interference (either intentionally or unintentionally) with any of our rights or property, other Customers, or anyone else. We may disclose or access account Information when we believe in good faith that the law requires it and for administrative and other purposes that we deem necessary to maintain, service, and improve our products and services.

 

Controlling the information you provide

In the case of a change in some of your personal information , or if you change your mind about disclosing information on our website, we will try to provide a way to correct, update or remove the information you have provided. You may “opt out” of having personal information shared with parties outside of our company or our affiliated companies. To update personal information or to object to any usage of your information, you may call our office at 312/751-0300 with the requested change.

 

Links to third party sites

When you are on our sites you might hyperlink to another site which is beyond our control and/or outside our service. For example, if you “click” on a banner advertisement or a jamesonsir.com search result, the “click” may transfer you off our site. It is possible that these sites are sites of advertisers, sponsors and partners that may use our affiliates’ or our logo as part of a co-branding agreement and these other sites may send their own cookies, collect data, or solicit Information.

We do not control those sites and are not responsible for their contents or the hyperlinks or advertising they choose to place on their sites. Including hyperlinks to these sites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such sites or any association with their operators. While we strive to protect our customers’ information and privacy, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose online, and you disclose such information at your own risk.

The importance of security of all customer’s information is of vital concern to us and we exercise great care in providing secure transmission of your information, but data transmitted over the Internet can ever be 100% secure and we can’t warrant the security of information you transmit and you do so at your own risk.

 

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this site, you signify your agreement to our Privacy Policy. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THIS POLICY, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS SITE. Your continued use of our site following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.