What information do we collect from the people who visit our website or blog?
T. R. Lawing Realty does not collect any personal data about you (such as your name, email address or other contact information) except when you specifically and knowingly provide such information.
We gather the following types of PII needed to process your application, process your transactions, fulfill your requests, learn about our visitors and maintain our records:
- Contact information your provide (for example, your name, physical addresses, phone and fax numbers, employer, email addresses, Social Security Number and date of birth);
- Tracking information each time you visit our website, submit a payment or access links to electronic communications;
- Information you volunteer via applications, surveys and online forms.
How do we use the information we collect?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, apply for a vacancy, submit a request, sign up for a newsletter, submit a payment, respond to a survey or marketing communication or use other website features in the following ways:
- To process your application, transactions and requests;
- Improve and customize the content and layout of our website or other communication tools;
- Notify you of relevant information; and
- Track usage of our website.
How do we protect visitor information?
We maintain security procedures and standards which we believe are as safe as today’s technology permits. We test these procedures and modify them regularly as new technologies become feasible. We utilize a variety of security measures when a visitor enters, submits or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your PII.
Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our website as safe as possible.
We do regular malware scanning.
Your PII is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
Credit information that you and credit authorizers provide when you make payments by credit card or electronic check for applications, rents and other services are encrypted and will only be used to process the transactions you request. This information will never be sold, shared or provided to other third parties.
Cookies allow you to access secured information and conduct secured transactions. They are also designed to help you have a better user experience within our website and we use the information to improve our website content. Different websites store the information in cookies differently. We do not collect personal or sensitive information in our cookies.
Third party links
We do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer to outside parties your PII.
We, along with third-party vendors such as Google, use first-party cookies (such as Google Analytics cookies) to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
If you wish, you can install the Google Analytic Opt-Out Add-on which prevents Google Analytics from collecting information about your website visits.
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under 13, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, the nation’s consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online.
We do not specifically market to children under 13.
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to complying with the various privacy laws that protect PII.
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices, we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
- We will notify the users via email within 7 business days
- We will notify the users via in website notification within 7 business days
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them and spells out penalties for violations.
If, at any time, you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails from us, you can.
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T. R. Lawing Realty, Inc.
1445 E. Seventh St.
Charlotte, NC 28204-2477