The InclusionaryHousing.org website is managed by Grounded Solutions Network.
Site Use Information
For purposes of determining “hit counts” and analyzing website trends, our server will track your IP address and the pages you access. We also may collect other non-personally identifiable information when you visit our website such as the type of browser you are using (e.g., Internet Explorer), the type of operating system you are using, (e.g., Windows ’98) and the domain name of your Internet service provider (e.g., America Online). We may use aggregated data (independent of any personal identifiers) for research and commercial purposes. This information includes what areas our users visit most frequently and what services they access most often. This information helps us develop a better site that is more useful and accessible to you.
Information We Collect and How We Use It
Grounded Solutions Network may capture or collect personally identifiable information (such email address) from users at several different points on the InclusionaryHousing.org website, including the Get in Touch page. This information is voluntarily entered by you.
We may use your personally identifiable information internally for general commercial purposes including, among other things, to conduct surveys and offer our own, our affiliates’ or third-party products and services that we think you may find of interest, but only Grounded Solutions Network, its affiliates and contractors involved in distributing the offers or providing the products or services will have access to your information. Affiliates and contractors will be required to use any information we provide them only for that intended purpose.
Grounded Solutions Network is the sole owner of the information collected on this website.
To access some parts of this website or receive information about our Inclusionary Housing Policies, Inclusionary Housing Program Administration or membership to the Grounded Solutions Network, you must register on our website. During registration you may be required to give contact information, such as your name, postal address, and email address. Grounded Solutions Network and its affiliates and contractors will use this information primarily to fulfill your service request, to respond to your inquiries, and to provide requested.
Special Offers and Updates
We will occasionally send you information on products, services, programs, and news items. Out of respect for your privacy, we present the option not to receive these types of communications. Please see the “Choice/Opt-out” section below.
Emails and Information
If you wish to receive information about our Inclusionary Housing Policies, Inclusionary Housing Program Administration or membership to the Grounded Solutions Network featured on our website on the Get in Touch page, we will use the personal information you provided to fulfill your request. Out of respect for your privacy, we provide you a way to unsubscribe. Please see the “Choice/Opt-out” section below.
Based upon the personally identifiable information you provide us, we will send you a welcoming email to verify your username and password. We will also communicate with you in response to your inquiries, to provide the products and services you requested, and to manage your account. We may communicate with you by email, telephone, or postal mail, in accordance with your wishes.
You may request deletion of your personally identifiable information us, but please note that we may be required (by law or otherwise) to keep this information and not delete it (or to keep this information for a certain time, in which case we will comply with your deletion request only after we have fulfilled such requirements). When we delete any information, it will be deleted from the active database, but may remain in our archives.
A California Resident who has provided personally identifiable information to Grounded Solutions Network with whom he/she has established a business relationship for personal, family, or household purposes (a “California Customer”), may request information about whether the business has disclosed personal information to any third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes. In General, if the business has made such a disclosure of personally identifiable information, upon receipt of a request by a California Customer, Grounded Solutions Network is required to provide a list of all third parties to whom personally identifiable information was disclosed in the preceding calendar year, as well as a list of the categories of personally identifiable information that were disclosed. California Customers may request further information about Grounded Solutions Network’s compliance with this law by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that Grounded Solutions Network is required to respond to one request per California Customer each year, and that we are not required to respond to request made by means other than through this email address.
Access to Personally Identifiable Information
Disclosure of Your Information
We do not sell, rent or trade your personal information or permit unaffiliated third parties to use it for their own marketing purposes. We may, however, disclose your non-public personal information as permitted or required by law.
Links to Other Sites
This website contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by Grounded Solutions Network. Please be aware that Grounded Solutions Network, is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies only to information collected by this website.
The security of your personal information is important to us. We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal standards and state standards including the Massachusetts Code of Regulations, 201 CMR §§17.00 et seq., where applicable, to guard non-public personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it.
When you enter sensitive information on our registration or other online forms, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL) with 128-bit encryption, and we maintain a valid and current certificate from a recognized Certification Authority.
No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its security.
You also play a role in protecting your information. Do not share your log-in information with anyone and advise us as soon as possible if it is lost or stolen. We will understand any action or transaction taken using your log-in information to be authorized by you.
We restrict access to non-public personal information about our customers to employees who need to know that information to provide products or services. We also educate all employees about the importance of confidentiality and customer privacy.
Protecting Children’s Privacy
This Site is not designed nor intended to be attractive to use by children under the age of 18 (“Minors”). We do not knowingly collect information from Minors. If you are under the age of 18, please do not submit any information to us.
Changes in this Privacy Statement