Colliers.com is owned and operated by Colliers International Property Consultants, Inc. ("CIPC"). The CIPC is committed to protecting your privacy online. We believe that you should understand how we use any information that you provide to us and furthermore that you should have the right to approve the use of this information.
In the handling of your information, we follow a policy of "informed consent", that is to say: by using the varied resources of this site, you may occasionally provide information, such as your name, contact information or other information about yourself, ("Personal Data"), CIPC, the network of independent member companies known as Colliers International Property Consultants ("Colliers International"), its affiliated companies, our service providers or you can contact us while you visit our website. CIPC and these other entities may use this information and other technical information about the use of this site to adapt their presentations to you, to facilitate their movement through this site, or to communicate separately with you. However, we will not knowingly provide any of your Personal Information to other companies or individuals not listed above (collectively, "Third Parties") without your express permission to do so. We will notify you at the time of such data collection or transfer if your personal information is intended to be shared with a third party and you will always have the option of not allowing such sharing.
1. What personal information does Colliers.com collect about you?
Colliers.com collects information in a variety of ways from different parts of our site. Some personal information is collected when you subscribe to our newsletter, introduces a website feedback form, or when you complete a customer satisfaction survey. During the online application process, for example, the Colliers.com site can ask for your name, email address, telephone number, postal code, occupation, industry information and professional interests. The more information you voluntarily provide (and the more accurate they are) the more able we are to help you with your real estate needs.
2. What are cookies and how does Colliers.com use them?
Colliers.com site cookies can only be read by Colliers.com. And, if you choose to disable cookies in your browser, you will still be able to access most areas of the portal. However, please note that if you disable all cookies using your browser, you may not be able to edit your newsletter profile. So if you want to edit your newsletter profile, make sure you have not set up your browser in order to disable all cookies.
3. How does Colliers.com use your personal information?
By collecting personal information, Colliers.com's main objective is to provide you, the user, with a personalized experience in our network of sites. This includes personalized services, interactive communications, online transactions and many other types of services, most of which are totally free to you. In order to provide these services for free, we display ads. By knowing a little about you, the Colliers.com website is able to provide more relevant ads and content, and consequently, better services for you. The Colliers.com site searches the demographics of our users, interests and behavior based on information provided in the registration, during a promotion, from our server log files or searches. We do this in order to better understand and serve our users. This research is compiled and analyzed in aggregate form. CIPC may share aggregate user data with advertisers or business partners. However, the ICCP will never intentionally give any of your personal information to other companies or individuals without your permission to do so and will take all reasonable steps to protect the personal information of fraudsters or Internet piracy.
4. Who is gathering the information?
At the time of registering on the Colliers.com site, personal information will be requested. You are sharing this information only with the Colliers.com website, unless otherwise noted.
5. Does the Colliers.com site share my information with others?
From time to time, you may be offered the opportunity to receive materials or special offers from third parties. If you choose to receive information from these third parties, the Colliers.com website will (with your permission) share your name and email address with them.
6. What are my options regarding the collection, use and distribution of my information?
the Colliers.com site may, from time to time, send you e-mail about our services. In addition, if you indicated at the time of registration that you are interested in receiving offers or information from the Colliers.com site, we may occasionally send you mailings about services that we believe may be of interest to you. Only the Colliers.com website (or agents working on behalf of our site under confidentiality agreements) will send you these mailings. At any time you can easily edit your account information to no longer receive such offers and matches.
You also have options regarding cookies. As mentioned earlier, by modifying your browser preferences, you have the option to accept all cookies, be notified when a cookie is about to be set, or reject all cookies. If you choose to reject all cookies, you will not be able to edit your newsletter profile. So, as mentioned earlier, if you want to edit your newsletter profile, make sure you have not set up your browser in order to reject all cookies.
9. What else should I know about my privacy?
Please keep in mind that whenever you disclose personal information online - for example in forums, via email, or in chat areas - information may be collected and used by others. In short, if you publish personal information online that is accessible to the public, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties in return.
Please note that no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed as 100% secure. AS A RESULT, while we strive to protect your personal information, SITE COLLIERS.COM, CIPC OR COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL can not guarantee or guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at YOUR ACCOUNT AND RISK. Once we receive your transmission, we do our best to ensure your security in our systems.
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For any questions regarding this statement, please contact us.