This document describes the types of information My House in the Cloud (MHITC) gathers from users of the MHITC website at www.myhouseinthecloud.com. It also describes how such information is used.
MHITC is a website which allows homeowners to store pertinent information regarding their homes. This information is available only to the homeowner and can only be accessed by a unique user name and password. The MHITC website also allows professionals such as real estate agents, lenders and insurance agents, as well as vendors such as potential contractors hired to work on a home, to sign up and enter their contact information which is available on separate directories to the general public
MHITC’s policy goal is complete transparency in regard to data it collects, why it’s collected, and how it is utilized.
You can access MHITC’s website pages without having to input any information about yourself. In certain cases, however, you or your designated Professional(s) will be able to enter your personal data, but are not obligated to do so. All Personally Identifiable Information (as defined by California Business and Professions Code Section 22577) provided is voluntary. The collected information may include:
MHITC collects, processes and uses personal data for various purposes such as:
Unconsented personal data transmissions will occur when:
When you access the MHITC website, a session cookie which is a small data file stored on your computer’s hard drive or browser may be saved on your computer. MHITC may use these cookies to assess which sites you access and how much time you spend there. This information may help determine the most visited sections of the website. MHITC may analyze this information to better customize the website according to its customers’ needs and requirements. Additionally, this cookie tracks user history at the website. This allows the MHITC website to reflect user preferences. The functions of cookies, and the configuration of your browser, is contained in your browser instructions and / or help pages, and will provide instructions to accept, reject, and inform you cookies are sent.
MHITC’s website platform is designed for using cookies: thus deactivation of the cookie function may reduce website usability. MHITC does not use the information from cookies in its website applications.
The accuracy and confidentiality of your information is your responsibility: You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy and accuracy of your password, email address, and other account information at all times. MHITC recommends a strong password that you do not use with other services. It is not responsible for personal data transmitted to a third party as a result of an incorrect email address. If you believe your password has been compromised, please change your password immediately via the MHITC website.
Third-Party Websites: The MHITC website contains links to other websites which are not operated by MHITC. MHITC assumes no responsibility for the contents provided by third parties, or for information other websites gather or use, and hereby exclude all liability for the data protection and data security devices provided on the linked websites. MHITC strongly suggests you review the third parties’ privacy policies you access from its website.
Sale / Merger: Information about MHITC users and its website is a business asset of MHITC. Consequently, information about our users, including personal information, may be disclosed as part of any merger or acquisition
Security: All payments will be made through a third party website. MHITC has no access to sensitive information such as credit card information and cannot guarantee the protection of any information shared with these third parties.