Settle Appraisal Services Inc.

Privacy

Introduction

The following is the official privacy policy of settleappraisal.com. The purpose of this privacy policy is to provide details on how we will use your business/personal information when Settle Appraisal Services is utilized to facilitate a properties valuation.

If you have questions about this privacy statement, please contact us and select the subject - Privacy/Security Comments/Questions - or write to us at the following address:

Settle Appraisal Services, Inc.
7887 Dunbrook Rd., Suite A
San Diego, CA 92126

If you experience technical difficulties, please contact us and select the subject - Privacy/Security Comments/Questions. Upon receipt, our web-administrator will begin resolving the issue.

Privacy Statement

Settle Appraisal Services is committed to protecting your privacy in every aspect possible. When you view valuation order information on our Website, or request a valuation order, or provide property valuation information, You or your company's information will not be resold to third parties.

Cookies

Like many websites, settleappraisal.com uses "cookies" to allow users to log into the site, and to store users' session IDs. (For details on cookies, please refer to http://www.netscape.com/newsref/std/cookie_spec.html.) All personal and identifying information is stored on Settle Appraisal Services servers, not in your browser's cookies. This is both more private and more secure.

Unsolicited Bulk Email, or "Spam"

settleappraisal.com does not currently offer a periodic newsletter. If in the future a newsletter is offered settleappraisal.com will offer an opt-in subscription list for its newsletter. Only addresses that have been voluntarily and individually subscribed will be on this list, and their will be a method to become unsubscribed at any time. Settle Appraisal Services does not send unsolicited bulk-email/spam.

Information automatically collected by Settle Appraisal Services Sites

As is true of most Web sites; we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files on our servers. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data. Such information is used to better understand how visitors navigate through our Sites, to enhance your experience while using our Sites, and to make the materials as valuable to visitors as possible. We do not link this information to personally identifiable information.

Organizational/Personal Information

settleappraisal.com requires organizational and contact information as part of the process of facilitating property valuations. Information collected (i.e. organization name, physical address, email address, contact name, job title, phone number) will be used for the following purposes; to provide requested ssl certificate services, send a newsletter, to communicate with you regarding your account, provide support, and to verify your organizations and/or individual identity. This information is held confidential, and not resold or distributed to third parties.

Updating or Reviewing Your Information

settleappraisal.com provides direct access to your personally identifiable information, through your settleappraisal web account (currently only available to Clients). This will allow you to update your personal information (i.e. name, phone numbers, fax numbers and email address).

Organizational information (i.e. organization name, organization address) cannot be directly edited. If this information changes, a representative of the organization must send a change request by choosing contact us and selecting the subject - Privacy/Security Comments/Questions - or mail a written request to the following address:

Settle Appraisal Services, Inc.
7887 Dunbrook Rd., Suite A
San Diego, CA 92126

Upon receipt of the request and successful verification of the information, the request is approved and our database is updated.

Security

The security of your personaland organizational information is important to Settle Appraisal Services. When you enter sensitive information (such as Loan numbers, property addresses, or Appraisal order numbers) on our order forms or status report forms, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). To learn more about SSL, follow this link SSL tutorial.

We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to Settle Appraisal Services, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable standards to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can contact us and select the subject - Privacy/Security Comments/Questions.

Our Sites include links to other Web sites whose privacy practices may differ from those of Settle Appraisal Services. If you submit personal information to any of those sites, your information is subject to their privacy statements. We encourage you to carefully read the privacy statement of any Web site you visit.

Legal Disclaimer

We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our Web site.

If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here in our Privacy Policy and a prominent notice will be posted on our website.

  • Lenders
    Settle Appraisal Services, Inc. (SASI) has been an Industry leader in REO appraisal management since 1998. SASI offers web-based ordering/tracking technology allowing the lender real time status 7/24.
  • Appraisers
    SASI has put together a panel of over 4,000 approved appraisers nationwide which must meet strict requirement guidelines before facilitating any appraisals for our company.
  • Agents
    Settle Appraisal Services, Inc. (SASI) currently does not list REO properties and for bpo's please see our affiliate.