Last Updated: 4/4/2019
At EMRE Team, we greatly appreciate your use of our websites, our social media, and our other related services (hereinafter referred to as “Services”), as well as your feedback. EMRE Team is committed to providing you with an online experience that respects and protects your personal privacy decisions and concerns.
1. Data that we collect
This website functionality requests users to provide contact and personal information, as it is used to efficiently contact said user when it is necessary and needed, yet is primarily used to gather individual data important to successfully showcase and sell the property of sellers, to find, assess and qualify properties, as well as to provide top-quality professional service to our customers and clients.
Please refer to the following paragraphs for more detailed information.
Information you provide. While using the Services, you may be requested to provide personal information about yourself. It includes, but is not limited to, your name, your contact and payment information, details about your home or properties you are interested in, as well as your financial information. This may occur, for example, when you register on the Services, claim a home, share or save a property, or correspond with a real estate professional via the Services, as well as engage in other forms of communication or transactions. You may also provide information about a third party through the Services, for example, if you share a real estate listing with a recipient by email. This data may be combined with other data that we collect from your interaction with the Services or from other companies.
Some information you provide through the Services is collected and processed by third parties on our behalf. This happens when you, for example, order products or services on our website. In this case your debit or credit card information is collected and processed by third-party payment processors. On certain occasions you may be asked to provide your Social Security number (“SSN”). This usually happens when using a Service requires a credit report. We make sure that when SSNs are required, that the information is passed directly to the third-party providers who need it to process the credit or background check report. If you are a real estate professional, you may be able to connect your third-party email account (such as Gmail) to your EMRE Team account. If you choose to do so, EMRE Team will get access your messages, contacts, and settings in order to provide Services timely and efficiently.
Services pages may also include web beacons or pixels, which are electronic files to count the number of visitors of a certain page, track activity over time and across different websites, identify certain cookies on the computer or other electronic device accessing that page, as well as to keep track of all the interactions between us and our users through emails we send, or to collect other related data which may be associated with your unique browser, device identifier, or Internet Protocol address. We may, for example, use a pixel on the pages of the Services where you view certain advertisements and keep track of your visits to a website associated with that advertisement at a later time.
Third-party cookies, web beacons, and other tracking technologies. While you are using the Services and execute other online activities on webpages and through a variety of devices we work with third-party service providers and advertising networks to trace that activity over time. For example, you may receive advertisements from third parties that were based on cookies that traced your visit to the Services. For additional information, please go to the “Interest-Based Advertising” below.
Mobile device and mobile browser information. If you are willing to adjust settings on your mobile device and mobile browser regarding cookies and sharing of certain information, such as your mobile device model or the language your mobile device uses, please refer to the instructions provided by your mobile service provider or mobile device manufacturer.
Location Data. In order to provide location-based information and advertising, EMRE Team may collect information on the location of your device in case the relevant. If you wish to deactivate this feature, we recommend you to disable location services on your mobile device.
Usage logs. We collect information about your use of our Services, including the type of browser you use, access times, pages viewed, your IP address and the page you visited before navigating to our Services as well as technical information about the device you used to get access to our Services.
Public content. To provide information on your behalf publicly and through our services, you can leave a review for a real estate professional or engage in discussions on our social media pages.
2. How We Use Your Data
EMRE Team uses your personal information that has been collected about you to improve our Services.
Please refer to the description below to find more about the services based on the data that we collect.
- provide and deliver the Services, process transactions and forward invoices and confirmations;
- send you support and administrative messages, as well as notices and updates;
- provide customer service, such as timely replies to your inquiries, respond to your comments and questions;
- communicate with you about products, services, offers, promotions, rewards and events offered by EMRE Team and our partners, as well as other information that might be relevant to you according to the data that we collect;
- monitor and analyze trends and activities connected to our Services;
- plan an improvement strategy for updating the existing Services;
detect, investigate and prevent all illegal activity;
- personalize the Services and offer you features and content that will be of most interest to you;
- carry out any other purpose described to you at the time the information was collected.
Email Messages. If you engage in any form of activity such as signing up for a regular report, engaging in the interaction with a buyer or a seller, you will receive emails from EMRE Team. If you have an account with EMRE Team, you can adjust your emailing preferences in your account settings. You can also manage the types of communication you wish to receive by email. To do so, follow the instructions included in the email we send you. Please note that, we may still need to email you with important transactional or administrative information after you have unsubscribed from other services but are still active on our platforms.
3. Instances When We Share Or Disclose Your Data
We are dedicated to protecting your information and privacy, and the latter will only be shared by us in the following cases:
Upon your consent. When you submit your information through many of our Services you consent EMRE Team to share your personal information. If you choose to contact a real estate agent, mortgage lender, investor, builder, property manager, or other real estate professional through the Services, your personal information will be visible to the recipient of the message.
Business transfers. In a situation when EMRE Team becomes involved in a merger, acquisition, or any form of transfer or sale of some or all of its business, your personal information needed in connection with that transaction may be shred.
EMRE Team may also share aggregated or de-identified information that cannot be used to identify you.
4. Content Advertising
If you have provided us with your email address, it may be used in anunreadable form to deliver advertisements to you through the Services or other websites, including Facebook’s Custom Audience Feature or other tools. Click here to learn about how you can adjust the ad settings for Facebook.
5. Third-Party Links and Websites
6.Information Retention and Security
EMRE Team is committed to protecting user information that is shared with us both during transmission and at rest. Please note that we cannot, however, guarantee absolute security, as transmission of information via the Internet or electronic storage solution can be exposed to a number of risks.
You can edit and delete the personal information you provide to EMRE Team in your account profile by accessing to your through a relevant EMRE Team Service. The original copy of your details may be stored in our records.
7. Transfer of Information to the United States
EMRE Team is based in the United States and you acknowledge that the information we collect is governed by U.S. law. By accessing or using the Services or otherwise providing information to us, you consent to the processing, transfer, and storage of information in and to the United States, where you may not have the same rights and protections as you do under local law.
8. Information Requests From The Government And Private Parties
EMRE Team receives various legal inquiries from government and private institutions regarding our users. We notify the affected users to give them an opportunity to object sharing of their personal information before fulfilling those inquiries.
9. Contacting EMRE Team