Some of our affiliated companies have separate and independent privacy policies and notices, which can be accessed on their respective websites. These affiliated websites include:
We encourage you to read the privacy policies on these websites to learn more about the manner in which these affiliated companies may collect, use or disclose and otherwise treat personal information.
How We May Collect and Use Personal Information
When you visit a sales center, purchase a home, use our website or other Services, or otherwise interact with us, we may collect and use personal information (i.e. information that identifies you, or may reasonably be associated with you). This personal information may include information you voluntarily provide to us which such as your name, email address, telephone number, home or other physical address, and other categories of personal information we set out below.
The information you provide is used to better understand your needs, assist you in finding a suitable home and to send you tailored communications about Mattamy homes, products and services.
You can opt -out of receiving future marketing and promotional communications at any time by clicking on the unsubscribe link included in our email communications, visiting our Preference Centre, or by contacting us as set forth in the Contact Us section below.
We may also use services provided by third-party platforms (such as social media and other websites) to serve targeted advertisements on such platforms to you or others, and we may provide a hashed version of your email address or other information to the platform provider for such purposes. To opt-out of the use of your information for such purposes, please send a request using any of the methods set forth in the Contact Us section below.
How We May Share Personal Information
To the extent permitted by law, your Personal Information that we collect may be shared with the following categories of third parties:
Your personal information may be maintained and processed by us, our affiliates and other third-party service providers in Canada, the U.S. or other jurisdictions. In the event personal information is transferred to the U.S. or other foreign jurisdiction, it will be subject to the laws of that jurisdiction and may be disclosed to or accessed by the courts (or related parties), law enforcement and governmental authorities in accordance with those laws. If you are located in Canada, you may contact our General Counsel as described below under “Contact Us”, to obtain written information about our policies and practices with respect to service providers (including affiliates) outside Canada, or to ask questions about the collection, use, disclosure or storage of personal information by such service providers and affiliates outside Canada.
You have the opportunity to “opt-out” of having this personal information shared for marketing purposes with third parties at any time. You may opt-out or change your previous election by sending a request using any of the methods set forth in the Contact Us section below. If you do not wish to be contacted by our affiliated companies about products and services they make available to our homebuyers including mortgage financing, insurance, and settlement/closing services, you may change your election by sending a request using any of the methods set forth in the Contact Us section below.
You have the opportunity to “opt-out” of having this personal information shared for marketing purposes with third parties at any time. You may opt-out or change your previous election by sending a request using any of the methods set forth in the Contact Us section below.
Links to Other Websites
User Generated Content
Mattamy engages a service provider to identify social media postings related to Mattamy properties. Mattamy or its service provider may repost / republish such social media postings, including photographs, with the user’s consent. Prior to granting consent for Mattamy to repost / republish your content, you are responsible for obtaining valid consent from any third party whose personal information is contained in your posting. Your social media postings will be used and publicly disclosed (including via publication online) by Mattamy and/or its service provider for the purposes of promoting and marketing Mattamy’s products and services. Unknown third parties may have the ability to download, copy, use, republish and make comments on such postings (including any personal information contained therein) without moderation, and Mattamy may not be able to control further dissemination of the information even if you withdraw consent for Mattamy to continue using and disclosing the information. For additional information, visit Mattamy’s User Generated Content Terms and Conditions by clicking here.
Visiting our Website
We and/or our service providers collect IP (Internet protocol) addresses from all visitors to the Website and other related information such as page requests, location, browser type, operating system and average time spent on our Website. This information is used to help us understand our Website activity, to monitor and improve the Website, and to deliver content and advertisements that may be of interest to you based upon your online activities.
We may use third parties, such as Google Analytics, to collect such data. To learn more about how Google collects and processes data and the choices Google may offer to control these activities, you may visit:
Third Party Advertising
We use third-party advertising companies to strengthen, manage and improve our online and email advertising campaigns. These companies may collect information about your activity on our Website and other websites (such as web pages you visit and your interaction with our advertising and other communications) and/or apps in order to make predictions about your preferences, develop personalized content and deliver advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. We may also partner with ad networks and other companies that serve ads on behalf of us and others on non-affiliated digital properties. Some of those ads may be personalized, meaning that they are intended to be relevant to you based on information these ad networks collect about your visits to our websites and other non-affiliated websites or apps over time. This information may also be used to evaluate the effectiveness of our online advertising campaigns. Cookies set by these third parties may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant advertisements on other sites. They do not store directly personal information (such as name or government identification numbers) but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. Accordingly, information collected by such cookies, alone or in combination with other available information, could potentially be linked to you. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.
Opting-Out of Third Party Advertising: You may visit www.aboutads.info/choices or www.youradchoices.ca/choices to learn more about third party advertising and how to opt-out of this form of advertising on your web browser by companies participating in the Digital Advertising Alliance (“DAA”) or the Digital Advertising Alliance of Canada (“DAAC”) self-regulatory programs. If you wish to opt-out of interest-based advertising in mobile apps on your device by companies that participate in the DAA’s AppChoices app, you may download that app onto your device and exercise your choice. AppChoices is available at: www.youradchoices.com/appchoices. In addition, you can opt-out of the non-essential cookies that are specifically used on Mattamy’s Website by clicking on the “Cookie Settings” button on the cookie notice that appears when you visit the site.
Do Not Track Signals
Mattamy has implemented reasonable administrative, technical and physical measures in an effort to safeguard the personal information in our custody and control against theft, loss and unauthorized access, use, modification and disclosure. Nevertheless, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee that personal information that you transmit using our Services will be totally secure. We will make legally required disclosures about any compromise of your personal information. To the extent applicable law allows for such notification via email or posting on the Services, you agree to accept notice in that form. Mattamy restricts access to your personal information on a need-to-know basis to employees and authorized service providers who require access to fulfil their job requirements. Mattamy may disclose personal information about you as required or permitted by law for such purposes as protecting against fraud, resolving consumer disputes or inquiries, reporting to consumer reporting agencies, judicial process, or subpoena.
Our Services are intended for a general audience and are not intended or permitted for use by children. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13. In the event that we learn that we collected personal information from a child under age 13 without parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from a child under 13, please contact us by using any of the methods set forth in the Contact Us section below.
Your Choices and Access Rights
You may have the right under applicable law to make certain requests about the personal information we collect or maintain about you, and who we disclose it to. This may include the following:
Request for Disclosure of use. You may have the right under applicable law to request a copy of the following:
(1) The categories of personal information we collected about you;
(2) The categories of sources from which the personal information is collected;
(3) The business or commercial purpose for collecting or selling the personal information (if applicable);
(4) The categories of third parties with whom we share personal information; and
(5) The specific pieces of personal information we have collected about you.
Request for Deletion of personal information. You may have the right under applicable law to request that we delete your personal information (or correct inaccuracies). Note that deletion requests are subject to certain limitations, for example, we may retain personal information as permitted by law, such as for recordkeeping purposes, to maintain an active account, and to process transactions and facilitate customer requests.
Request Not to Disclose Personal Information. We will not disclose your personal information to third parties if we have received and processed a request from you not to do so. To submit such a request, please contact us by emailing email@example.com. Please note that we may continue to share your personal information with our affiliates, service providers, for essential purposes described above and other such circumstances.
Request for Information Regarding Foreign Service Providers. If you are located in Canada, you may contact our General Counsel as described below under “Contact Us”, to obtain written information about our policies and practices with respect to service providers (including affiliates) outside Canada, or to ask questions about the collection, use, disclosure or storage of personal information by such service providers and affiliates outside Canada.
To exercise any of these rights, please contact us by using any of the methods set forth in the Contact Us section below. We will respond as required by applicable law and as otherwise deemed appropriate in our reasonable discretion under the circumstances.
Other International Visitors Privacy Rights
Mattamy builds homes and communities in the United States and Canada, and we follow the data protection and consumer protection laws of the United States and Canada and its individual states/provinces and territories. If you reside or are located in a different country, the data protection laws of that country may differ as to protections under data protection laws in your country of residence.
The personal information you submit to Mattamy will be transferred to the United States, Canada or other foreign jurisdictions for the purposes described above which involve:
(1) fulfilling a request you submit to us for information about our Services;
(2) implementing pre-contractual measures at your request (such as processing your request for information about home buying opportunities in communities that interest you); or
(3) enabling the performance of a contract you enter into with Mattamy.
We retain personal information for as long as we reasonably require it for legal or business purposes. When we no longer have a legitimate business interest in keeping your personal information, we securely delete or destroy it. In determining data retention periods, Mattamy takes into consideration applicable laws, contractual obligations, and what we reasonably believe are your expectations and requirements. For example, if you purchase a home, we will retain your information for as long as you own your home and as long as required by our contracts and by law. If you request information regarding the personal information that we maintain about you, we will fulfill your request as required by applicable law. Note that if you consented to allow the disclosure of your personal information to a non-affiliated third party, we will not be able to take any action with respect to personal information under the control of such third party and you will need to submit your request directly to that third party.
XII. Notice for California Residents
How We Sell Your Information
Mattamy does not engage in the sale of your personal information.
Access to Specific Information and Data Portability Rights
You have the right to request that we disclose certain information to you about our collection and use of your personal information over the past 12 months. Once we receive and confirm your request, if applicable, we will disclose to you the categories of personal information we collected about you, the categories of sources for the personal information we collected about you, the business or commercial purpose for engaging in the sale or collection of that personal information, the categories of third parties with whom your personal information is shared, and specific pieces of personal information we collected about you.
You have the right to request that we delete any of your personal information that we collected from you and retained, subject to certain exceptions. You also have the right at any time to direct us not to sell your personal information, which is your right to opt-out. In the preceding twelve months we have not sold personal information.
We will not discriminate against you for exercising any of your CCPA rights.
To exercise the access, data portability, and deletion rights described above, submit a request to us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. We will contact you and request additional information in order to verify your request.
Please contact us if:
You may contact us by email at: email@example.com, or by mail at the following address:
For Residents in Canada:
Mattamy Homes Limited
66 Wellington Street W.
For Residents in the U.S.:
Mattamy Homes Corporation
4901 Vineland Road