Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting Pearson Smith Realty! We are committed to respecting your right to privacy and will protect it when you visit our website.

This Privacy Policy explains our online information practices only, including how we collect and use your personal information.

What information do we collect automatically online?

When you visit our website, we collect information about your visit that does not identify you personally. We can tell the type of computer, browser, IP address, and web service you are using. We also know the date, time, length of visit, and pages you visit and what website you came from. Collecting this information helps us design the site to suit your needs. If you are registered with our site, we will try to automatically identify you so that you don’t have to sign-in upon each return visit.

Do we use cookies or other tracking devices?

A “cookie” is a small text file that is stored on your computer and makes it easy for you to move around a website without having to continually re-enter your name, password, preferences, and so on. We use cookies to store visitors’ preferences, record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit, customize Web page content based on visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends. We also use cookies for advertising and targeting of advertising purposes as set forth below.

We may advertise on the Google advertising network using Google’s Remarketing with Google Analytics technology. In doing so, a unique ad-serving cookie will be placed on your computer by us or by a third-party vendor (including Google). Non -personal information about your browser and your activity at this site may be used to inform, optimize and serve our ads to you on sites across Google’s content network. The ad-serving cookie is a persistent cookie. You may opt out of Google’s use of these cookies by visiting the Ads Preferences Manager on the Google website. You can learn more about Remarketing with Google Analytics by visiting this Google Remarketing page.

What additional information do we collect about you, and how is information used?

When you register with this site, we collect your contact information and additional information that you voluntarily provide to us so that we can respond to your request. By registering, you are giving us permission to contact you using the email address or call you at the telephone number you provided. We may also call you using an automated dialer or by sending text messages. You may opt out of communications at any time by updating your account preferences. Using the information we collect, we’ll also track your activity on our website and may use it to improve the content of our web pages, customize the content and/or layout of our web pages for you, and optimize your website experience.

Our website is not intended for use by children. No one under age 13 should provide any personal information to our website. If we learn that we have mistakenly collected personal information from a child under age 13, we will delete that information as soon as possible. If you believe that we might have information from or about a child under age 13, please contact us.

Do we share the information we collect online?

We will not sell or share your personal information without your permission other than with real estate professionals or other service providers that can assist you with your home buying or selling process. For example, a trusted local lender may contact you regarding your mortgage needs. This lender and other similar service providers who respond to your requests or inquiries are contractually bound by this Privacy Policy and the Terms and Conditions of Use of this website. You may opt out of communications at any time by updating you account preferences.

We share information about you if we are required by law to do so for authorized law enforcement, homeland security, and national security. We may create, use, and disclose aggregated data and statistical information that does not identify you individually in order to describe or promote our website and for other lawful purposes. We may disclose information provided by you as part of any proposed or actual merger, sale, other acquisition, or financing.

We may also use your non-personally identifiable information and other data from the site, including as aggregated with other users’ non-personally identifiable information, to analyze use of our platform, including obtaining demographic information on our users and housing inventory and sales generally. We may create or analyze aggregated and statistical data about our users, platform and the housing and real estate industry generally including to detect underlying trends in the marketplace or with respect to a specific issue, territory or business. We may distribute and provide any such data or reports based on the data to third parties, including advertisers or other third parties for payment. We will not provide your personally identifiable information to such unaffiliated parties for marketing purposes without your consent.

If advertisements appear on this website, cookies and other technologies may exist with respect to those advertisements. Your accessing a page with those advertisements may cause your exposure to those technologies of the advertisers and/or the agencies that provide advertising content.

What about linked sites?

This Privacy Policy covers information collected on this website only. It does not apply to other sites you reach through links on our website. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of those other websites to learn how they collect and use information about you.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy was last revised on December 28, 2104. We reserve the right to modify or amend this policy at any time by posting the revised Privacy Policy on the website.