Forest City Residential Management, Inc. (“FCRMI”) is committed to respecting the privacy of individuals with whom we interact. To better enable you to manage your privacy, we provide this notice to explain our online information practices and the choices you have about the way your personal information is collected and used.
Federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act
This web site is not intended for use by minors. Consistent with the Federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, we will never knowingly request, use or disclose personally identifiable information regarding an individual under the age of 18. You must be at least 18 years old to have our permission to use this site. Children under the age of 18 are hereby instructed to exit this web site without providing your own personally identifiable information to us.
Personal Information Cookie
If you request that we send you information about an apartment community, we may ask you to provide certain information about yourself by filling out and submitting an online form. We may require that you provide your name, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone number, and other contact information in order to respond to your request. If you do not want your personal data collected, please do not submit it to us.
We do not collect information about your computer (IP address, operating system and web browser software).
We do not sell or rent customer information to third parties. We use the information you provide in order to 1) fulfill requests for information, 2) provide customer service, 3) measure and improve the effectiveness of our web site(s), our marketing efforts, or our services, and 4) fulfill other business purposes.
You may also request that we undertake no further processing of your data, in which instance we may be able to continue any function for which the data was obtained.
User Profile Registration & Marketing
We require registration for online rent payments and online housing applications for web sites operated by our service providers. We provide some of our services through contractual arrangements with service providers and other third parties. Our service providers and other third parties use your personally identifiable information to deliver their services. However, the use of your personally identifiable information by our service providers and other third parties is governed by their privacy policies and is not subject to our control. We have no responsibility or liability for the practices, policies and security measures implemented by others on their web sites. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of those other sites to learn how they collect and use information about you and to contact them to ask questions about their privacy practices, policies, and security measures before disclosing personal information.
Information that you provide may be shared with our employees or representatives, or of one or more of its affiliates for our or their business purposes. You may request a copy of your data that you have provided to the FCRMI and we will provide it to you if it still exists.
We may disclose user information 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 interfering with our rights, property or operations, other web site users, or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities. We may also disclose user information when we believe the law requires it, or in response to any demand by law enforcement authorities in connection with a criminal investigation.
Risk of Unauthorized Disclosures
No data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personally identifiable information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations of the Internet which are beyond our control; (b) the security, integrity and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this site cannot be guaranteed; and (c) any such information and data may be viewed or tampered with in transit by a third party.