Privacy Policy


The Hastings Housing Resource Centre is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Hastings Housing Resource Centre Web site and covers data collection and usage. By using the Hastings Housing Resource Centre Web site, you are agreeing to the data practices described in this statement.

 

Collection of Your Personal Information

The Hastings Housing Resource Centre collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. The Hastings Housing Resource Centre also collects anonymous demographic information that is not unique to you, such as your postal code, age and gender.

The Hastings Housing Resource Centre encourages you to review the privacy statements on websites you choose to link to from the Hastings Housing Resource Centre website so that your can identify how those sites collect, use and share your information. The Hastings Housing Resource Centre is not responsible for the privacy statements or content of sites outside of the Hastings Housing Resource Centre and Hastings Housing Resource Centre family of websites.

Use of Your Personal Information

The Hastings Housing Resource Centre collects and uses your personal information to operate the Hastings Housing Resource Centre website and delivers the services you have requested. The Hastings Housing Resource Centre also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other services available from the Hastings Housing Resource Centre. The Hastings Housing Resource Centre may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or potential new services we may offer.

The Hastings Housing Resource Centre does not sell, rent or lease its client lists to third parties. The Hastings Housing Resource Centre does not use or disclose personal information without your explicit consent.

The Hastings Housing Resource Centre will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in good faith because the actions is or is perceived to be necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on the Hastings Housing Resource Centre or the site; (b) protect the rights or property of the Hastings Housing Resource Centre; and (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of the Hastings Housing Resource Centre website or the public.

Tenants

Your registration information will only be used to assist the Hastings Housing Resource Centre to collect statistical data for the purpose of funding. You are supplied with a username and password protected profile that allows you to search our housing database at your discretion.

At our discretion, we can disable an/or terminate the account of users that submit written material deemed inappropriate by the Hastings Housing Resource Centre. Furthermore, Hastings Housing Resource Centre reserves the right to deny any registration request.

Landlords

Your registration information will only be used to provide potential tenants with your available rental unit/s information. You are supplied with a username and password to allow you to post your rental information at your own discretion.

At our discretion, we can disable and/or terminate the account of users who may be infringing intellectual property rights of others, or for any other reason. Furthermore, Hastings Housing Resource Centre reserves the right to deny any registration request.

Use of Cookies

The Hastings Housing Resource Centre website uses "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web- based server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued to cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if your register with the Hastings Housing Resource Centre web site, cookies help Hastings Housing Resource Centre to recall your specific information on subsequent visits.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Hastings Housing Resource Centre services or websites you visit.

Security of Your Personal Information

The Hastings Housing Resource Centre secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. The Hasting Housing Resource Centre secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected for unauthorized access, use or disclosure of personal information.

Contact Information

The Hastings Housing Resource Centre welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that the Hastings Housing Resource Centre has not adhered to this Statement please contact Hastings Housing Resource Centre at: retas@hastingshousing.com.