Hallmark Communities respects the privacy concerns of the users of
its Internet Sites ("Sites"), and has created this
privacy statement to explain what information we gather from your visit to our Sites, and how such
information may be used.
Use of Information: As a general policy no personally identifiable
information, such as your name, address, or e-mail address, is
automatically collected from your visit to Hallmark Communities
Sites. However, certain non-personal information is recorded by
the standard operation of Hallmark Communities' Internet servers.
Information such as the type of browser being used, its operating
system, and your IP address is gathered in order to enhance your
Our Sites' various registration forms and surveys may request that
you give us contact information (such as your name, mailing and/or
e-mail address) demographic information (such as your
household income) and profile data (such as your preferences in
new homes). Personally identifiable information is never sold or
leased to any third parties. At times Hallmark communities
deems appropriate we may out new home community information in the
form of email to those who register Hallmark Communities. You may
always opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the
Choice/Opt-out section below.
The Hallmark Communities may disclose user information in special
cases when we have reason to believe that disclosing this
information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal
action against someone who may be causing injury to or
interference (either intentionally or unintentionally) with
Hallmark Communities' rights or property, other Hallmark Communities
web site users, or anyone else that could be harmed by such
To the extent that any of our Sites accessible through the URL
www.hallmarkcommunities.com have additional or different practices
or policies, these practices will be explained at that Site.
Security: Security for all personally identifiable information is
extremely important to us. Unfortunately, no data transmission
over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a
result, while we strive to protect your personal information, Hallmark Communities
cannot ensure or warrant the security of
any information you transmit to us or from our online products or
services, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your
transmission, we make our best effort to ensure its security
on our systems.
transfers to an individual's computer hard drive for record
keeping purposes. Cookies make using our Sites easier by,
among other things, saving your passwords and preferences for you.
Use of IP Addresses: An IP address is a number that's
automatically assigned to your computer by your Internet provider
whenever you're surfing the Web. When you request pages from Hallmark Communities
Sites, our servers log your IP address. Hallmark Communities
collects IP addresses for the purposes of system administration,
to report aggregate information to our advertisers, and to audit
the use of our Site. We do not link IP addresses to anything
personally identifiable, which means that your session will be logged, but
you anonymous to us. We may use your IP addresses in cooperation
with your Internet provider to identify you if we feel it is
protect our service, Sites, customers, or others.
Links to Other Sites: Hallmark Communities is not responsible for
the content or practices of third party websites that may be
linked to our Sites. Our Sites may also be linked to websites
operated by other companies. Visitors to these web sites should
refer to each web site's respective privacy policies and
Choice/Opt-Out: Our Sites may provide you the opportunity to
opt-in to receive communications from us at the point where we
request information about you. You always have the option of
removing your name from any e-mail list to not receive future
communications. In order to ensure immediate removal from any
list, it is best to follow the specific instructions outlined
within the communications you receive from us since Hallmark Communities
operates numerous sites tailored to specific interests.
However, if you are unable to complete the process indicated in
the communications, then just send us an e-mail at support at hallmarkcommunities.com
with a copy of the undesired email attached to the request and state you wish to be removed
from the mailing list.
Contact Us: If you have any questions about this privacy
statement, the practices of our Sites, or your dealings with our
Sites, you can contact:
Hallmark Communities Feedback
10675 Sorrento Valley Rd. Suite 200-B, San Diego, CA 92121
Phone: 858.558.3310 x123
Information provided by you via general e-mail inquiries to Hallmark Communities
such as your e-mail address is used only to respond to your
inquiries in the ordinary course of business, and is never
shared with third parties.
To view educational material on consumer privacy, please see
Your Acceptance of These Terms: By using Hallmark Communitiesís
Sites, you signify your acceptance of the Hallmark Communities
please do not use our Sites. Hallmark Communities reserves the
right to modify, alter or otherwise update this policy at any
time, so visitors are encouraged to review this policy from
time to time. Your continued use of the Hallmark Communities Sites
following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.