Privacy Policy


General

This website (hereinafter known as “the Site”) is owned and operated by buildingeye Inc, 1355 Market Street, 4th Floor, Suite 488, San Francisco, CA 94103 (hereinafter known as “the Company”). If you have any questions relating to privacy or data protection, please contact the Company by post at the aforementioned address or by email at hello@buildingeye.com. This Privacy Statement applies to the general the use of your personal data by this website and the Company. It does not apply to other third party websites that you may reach through links on this website. If you access other third party sites using the links provided on this website, the owners or operators of those websites may collect personal data from you which will be used by them in accordance with their own Privacy Statement or Policy, which will differ from this Privacy Statement.

Please read this privacy statement carefully. By using this Site and any services we offer via this Site, you are agreeing to be bound by this statement in respect of the information collected about you via this Site.

Personal Data Collected

You can visit this website without the Company collecting personal data from you, but if become a registered member of the site, and/or sign up to receive the Company’s newsletter, whether online or offline, the Company may collect some of your personal data. The personal data that the Company may collect and process can include:

  • The data that you provide so as to receive the Company’s periodical newsletter/e-zine, such as your nameand email address.
  • The data that you provide so as to become a site member of the Site.
  • The details of your visit to this website, including traffic data and any resources that you mayaccess.
  • If you contact the Company, it may keep a record of that correspondence.

You can update your details at any time via the Site, or by email at hello@buildingeye.com.

Storage of Personal Data

There are strict security policies, rules, procedures and technical measures to protect the data that the Company controls from unauthorized access, improper use, disclosure, unauthorized modification, unlawful destruction or accidental loss.

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Although the Company has implemented strict security policies, rules, procedures and technical measures to protect your personal data, it cannot guarantee the security of the data that you transmit through the website, and any transmission is at your own risk.

Use of Personal Data

The Company may use the personal data it collects in a number of ways. The following list gives examples of the types of use it may make of your personal data:

  • To enable us to personalize the service we offer.
  • To provide you with information about events, special offers, promotions and other matters relevant to the Site.
  • To notify you about changes to the Company‘s services and general marketing activities.
  • From time to time, we may use the personal data for new, unanticipated uses.

The Company may process your personal data whether collected on-line or through any other means within the terms of this Privacy Statement.

We may contact you by e-mail, telephone or other appropriate means. If you already receive communications from us and would like this to stop, please let us know by contacting us by post at the above address, or by email at hello@buildingeye.com.

Disclosure of Personal Data

If you have consented on registration or through other means, we may provide any of the information we collect to carefully screened third parties to contact you regarding products or services that we think may be of interest to you. If you subsequently wish to opt-out of being contacted by these third parties in the future, please email us at hello@buildingeye.com.

The Company will not disclose any of your personal data to regulators or authorities except where required by law or other regulation.

If our business enters into a joint venture with or is sold to or merged with another business entity, your information may be disclosed to our new business partners or owners.

Cookies

Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored in the hard drive of your computer by your browser. The Company uses cookies to enable it to personalize users’ visits to the Site, simplify the signing-in procedure, keeping track of users’ preferences and to track the usage of this Site. The Company’s servers automatically record log files containing information about the volume and characteristics of the Site’s traffic. The log files are created in anonymous form and an individual cannot be identified from them.

We also use third-party advertisements to support the Site. Some of these third-parties may use technology including but not limited to cookies and web beacons when they advertise on the Site, which will send the third-party information including your IP address. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes and showing certain ads based on specific sites visited.

Users can choose not to accept cookies by altering the settings on their Internet browser. Choosing not to accept Cookies may however affect the use of this website.

Your Rights

You have the right to ask the Company not to process, or to stop processing your personal data. The Company will inform you before collecting your personal data of its intended use of the data, and you will be required to ‘opt-in’ to any use involving direct marketing. If you wish for the Company not to process your data, please contact it by post at the above address or by email at hello@buildingeye.com.

Changes to this Privacy Statement

The Company encourages you to periodically check this Privacy Statement for changes. Any changes that the Company makes to this Privacy Statement will be detailed on this page.