Weichert, Realtors and the affiliated companies of Weichert (“Weichert”
or “we”) recognize the importance of protecting the privacy
of certain information collected about our customers and potential customers. This
our customers' privacy.
Weichert may gather information from a variety of ways, including, loan applications
submitted by potential borrowers, forms requesting additional information about
a property, product or a service provided by Weichert. Weichert also learns of statistical
patterns that show preferences for certain properties, market areas and services.
This type of information is used to offer better services to the users of the Weichert
web site. For instance, we may use statistical information to develop better tools
to assist home sellers in marketing their homes to specific buyers interested in
properties that meet their requirements.
Personally Identifiable Information Collected. Depending on the
products and services you are interested in we may collect personally identifiable
information such as (i) your name, address, telephone number, email address, social
security number, assets, employment and income; (ii) data based on your experiences
with us, with other Weichert affiliates, and with other service providers, such
as your payment history, transaction parties, insurance policy coverage and premium
amount, and (iii) information from consumer reporting agencies, such as your creditworthiness
and credit history. We maintain strict physical, electronic and procedural safeguards
that comply with federal regulations to protect all personal nonpublic information.
We restrict access to this information to only those persons who need to know it
in order to provide you with products or services. We do not seek to collect personal
information from children under the age of 18. We believe that children under the
age of 18 should obtain permission from their parents before providing any personal
information to us via this website.
Sharing Information. Weichert may share certain information regarding
our customers and former customers among Weichert affiliates only in accordance
with our strict security standards and confidentiality policies, and applicable
laws. We hold our employees and agents fully accountable for adhering to these standards,
policies and laws.
From time to time opportunities arise that we believe will benefit our customers
and former customers. On a selective basis, we may share your name, address, telephone
number and email address with third parties, such as insurance agencies, home warranty
companies and tax service providers, record storage companies, moving companies,
and other businesses that provide services to home owners, to market financial and
non-financial products and services that may interest you. We will only provide
this information to companies making these offers available to you under strict
confidentiality agreements. For instance, we may share certain information with
our strategic business partners with whom we have agreements to help provide customers
with Weichert One Stop Shopping Services, or with other companies which help us
to conduct business, such as credit bureaus and businesses which provide account
maintenance, analysis and servicing. We may also provide information to regulatory
authorities and law enforcement officials in accordance with applicable law. If
you do not want to participate in these opportunities, please refer to the Opt-Out
Notice Section below to learn about how to opt out.
Usage tracking; Collection of your IP Address. Your IP address
is a unique number used to identify your specific computer on a public network.
Weichert may collect IP addresses for the purposes of system administration, such
as diagnosing problems with our server, to analyze consumer behavior and trends,
and to audit the use of our site. IP addresses are not used to personally identify
a customer and are kept anonymous. Weichert may use IP addresses to identify a customer
terms of service, or to protect our service, site's, customers or others.
Cookies are small amounts of data that the visitor retains on their computer, which
enables the visitor to go back to saved information from a previous visit. They
are also used to tailor the navigation of the web site to be consistent with the
visitor's preferences and to enable them to see their sales agent's contact information
in some cases as they work their way through the web site.
Links to Other Web Sites. Please be aware that when you click on
links that take you to third-party web sites, you will be subject to their respective
Weichert cannot be responsible for the actions of third parties. We encourage you
to read the posted privacy statement whenever interacting with any web site.
Legal Disclosure. Weichert may also 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
to or interference (either intentionally or unintentionally) with any of Weichert's
rights or property, other Weichert customers, or anyone else Weichert 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.
the posting of the changes on our web site.
Corrections. To correct or update your information, the following
options are available for changing and modifying information previously provided:
(i) email firstname.lastname@example.org; (ii)
call the following telephone number: (973) 605-1619; or (iii) write us at the address
Contacting Weichert. If you have any questions about this Privacy
Policy, the collection of information on your use of the website, the practices
of this web site, or your dealings with Weichert please contact us at:
1625 Route 10 East
Morris Plains, New Jersey 07950
Attention: Systems Administrator
ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS. By using this site, you signify your
DO NOT USE THIS SITE. Your continued use of Weichert's and/or its affiliates' sites
following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.
EffectiveMarch , 2004