Kiawah Island Real Estate respects your privacy, and we are committed to protecting it. We provide this privacy statement to tell you how we do that, and about the choices you have.
Sites Covered by This Privacy Statement
This privacy statement applies to the www.kiawahisland.com website. Our website may at times contain links to other sites. While it is our intention to link to sites that share our high standards and respect for privacy, we are not responsible for the content or the privacy practices employed by other sites. Kiawah Island Real Estate is an affiliate of Kiawah Development Partners.
Visiting Our Website
You can browse our website without telling us any identifying personal information. You also may be able to set your browser to reject cookies. If you do that, the website may be less functional for you. There are times when you may choose to give us personal information about you. For example, you may ask that a Kiawah Island Real Estate representative call you, or you may request information about real estate on Kiawah Island. We need certain information from you so we can respond to your request.
The Types of Information We Collect
We collect personal information that you voluntarily give us, and site visitor data, on this website.
We define "Personal information" as any information that may be used to identify an individual; including, but not limited to, a first and last name, a home or other physical address, and/or an email address or other contact information, whether at work or at home.
It may also include any other personal or preference information you provide to us. Our website has security safeguards that are designed to protect the security of any personal information that you decide to give us via the Internet.
Site Visitor Data
Site visitor data is information about the way a website is used that is not associated with an individual's identity. We collect this information to analyze how our site is used and to improve it.
The kind of information we collect includes:
the pages visited on our site
the features used
how long a visitor stays on the site
the domain name of the site from which visitors connect to our site
Most site visitor data is collected using Google Analytics, cookies, and/or pixel tags. You may be able to adjust the settings on your computer to block cookies and pixel tags. The "help" portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie or how to disable cookies altogether. Certain features of the site may become unavailable or not work properly if you disable the cookies.
How We Use Information
We use personal information collected on this website in several ways:
to respond to your request for a call, referral, or quote
to process your request
to tell you about events and sales offerings
to authenticate registered users.
We use site visitor data to develop, manage, and improve our website. Sometimes we add site visitor data to personal information from registered users. We may use that information to:
manage the website
help resolve problems
analyze use of the site
tell you about our events and sales offerings.
Disclosure of Information
We may disclose information collected on this site to:
personnel within Kiawah Island so they can respond to your request or tell you about offers and opportunities that may interest you.
Kiawah Development Partners so it can respond to your request or tell you about offers and opportunities that may interest you.
third parties as permitted or required by law, for example:
law enforcement authorities
any of the above parties to comply with the law; to enforce or apply our conditions of use and other agreements; or to protect the rights, property or safety of our website, our users or others.
If some or all of the business assets of our website are sold or transferred, we generally would transfer the corresponding information regarding our site visitors and personal data. We also may retain a copy of that site visitor data and personal information.
We only collect the personal information you voluntarily give us. If you do not want to give us this information via the Internet, you may call the following for information about offerings of Kiawah Island Real Estate 843-768-3400.
From time to time, Kiawah Island Real Estate and/or Kiawah Development Partners may send you email about our offerings and listings. If you do not wish to receive emailed marketing messages from us, please send us an email to webmaster@KiawahIsland.com requesting in the subject line to be "unsubscribed from Kiawah Island." The address from which you write to us will be removed from our lists for email marketing messages.
Children's Privacy Online
This website is not directed toward children. We do not knowingly collect or post information from children under the age of 13. You can learn more about children's privacy and the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) at the Federal Trade Commission's website at http://www.ftc.gov.
This privacy statement is effective as of January 8, 2008. We reserve the right to change this statement. If we change it, we will post the current privacy statement on this page. Any changes to this statement will be effective as of the day they are posted.
It is important for us to know what visitors have to say about our website. To contact us with your questions or comments, please email us at webmaster@KiawahIsland.com or call 843-768-3400.