Privacy & Use

Introduction

LANDTHINK values the privacy of its Web site visitors and is strongly committed to each visitor’s right to privacy. This Privacy Policy has been developed as a representation of this commitment and explains LANDTHINK’s information collection and handling practices. This Policy does not cover affiliate Web sites, whether or not linked to the LANDTHINK Web site. If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, please contact us by sending an email.

Disclosure

The articles, posts, comments, opinions and information provided by LANDTHINK.com is for informational and research purposes only and DOES NOT substitute or coincide with the advice of an attorney, accountant, real estate broker or any other licensed real estate professional. LANDTHINK.com strongly advises visitors and readers of this site to seek their own professional guidance and advice related to buying, investing in or selling real estate.

Consent

As a visitor of the LANDTHINK Web site, you signify your acceptance of our Privacy Policy. If you are a LANDTHINK subscriber, you have created a username and password when creating an account. This username and password will enable you to login to LANDTHINK, and also serve as the only means of authenticating your identity on LANDTHINK. Whether you choose to search LANDTHINK or to login to your LANDTHINK account, you are consenting to LANDTHINK’s information collection and use in accordance with its Privacy Policy.

Collection and Use of Information

In order to ensure that the LANDTHINK Web site is as useful and effective an information source as it can be, we use log files to analyze information. This includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track visitor’s movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. These types of log files are not linked to personal information. LANDTHINK uses these statistics to improve site content and usability; this information does not identify visitors personally.

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user’s computer for record-keeping purposes. We use session ID cookies and permanent cookies to enhance your visit to our site. We do not link the information we store in cookies to any personally identifiable information you submit while on our site.

In the event that you contact LANDTHINK using a form provided on our Web site, you may be required to submit personally identifiable information such as first and last name, phone number and email address. This personally identifiable information will only be used for responding to the communication received; it will not be sold or leased to a third party.

Personally Identifiable Information

If your personally identifiable information changes or you no longer desire our service, please let us know. You may update this information by contacting LANDTHINK by email or by postal mail at the contact information listed below.

Information and Sharing Disclosure

LANDTHINK will not share, sell or lease your personally identifiable information in ways other than disclosed in this privacy statement. We will send personally identifiable information about you to a third party when:

  • we have your consent to share the information;
  • we need to send the information to companies who work on behalf of LANDTHINK to provide a product or service to you (unless we tell you differently, these companies do not have any right to use the personally identifiable information we provide to them beyond what is necessary to assist us), such as credit card processors or email service providers;
  • we respond to subpoenas, court orders or legal process; or
  • we find that your actions on our Web sites violate the above terms of service, or any of our usage guidelines for specific products or services.

Communications From LANDTHINK

We communicate with visitors on a regular basis, responding to the general inquiries and requests submitted through the Web site. Emails sent in response to an inquiry or to confirm are service communications and generally cannot be opted out of to receive. We also communicate through ‘Get Land Smart’, the LANDTHINK email distribution list that visitors have the option to subscribe to. This communication will take place via email, in accordance with the visitor’s wishes. The LANDTHINK Web site also provides a variety of forms that can be used for communicating:

LANDTHINK’s Web site may contain links to other sites, including sites operated by LANDTHINK’s affiliates. LANDTHINK does not control, and is not responsible for the accuracy, timeliness, security, or even the continued availability or existence of information contained on these sites. Opinions expressed on sites linked to/from LANDTHINK’s Web site are not necessarily those of LANDTHINK’s, nor does LANDTHINK endorse, warrant, or guarantee information described or offered on those other sites. LANDTHINK is not responsible for the content of any Web sites that choose to link to LANDTHINK’s Web site with or without LANDTHINK’s consent.

Third parties linked to or advertising on LANDTHINK’s Web site may collect information about you when you view or click on these links. LANDTHINK cannot control this collection of information. You should contact these organizations directly if you have any questions about their use of the information they collect.

Changes to Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, the homepage, and other places we deem appropriate so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, by email, or by means of a notice on our homepage.

Opting Out of the Release of Personal Information

LANDTHINK visitors can choose to be excluded from certain mailings or other uses of their personally identifiable information by LANDTHINK. To opt-out, please send your request to LANDTHINK at P.O. Box 1102, Madison, GA 30650 or email us. You should receive confirmation of your request within 2-3 business days. However, if you choose to provide LANDTHINK with personally identifiable information by subscribing to the ‘Get Land Smart’ email, requesting communication or other services, LANDTHINK will use that information to provide you with information, respond to you, and/or for other purposes related to the reason for which you provided the information, even if you opt-out of the use of your information by the means detailed in this Privacy Policy.

Legal Disclaimer

Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our Web site.