Privacy Policy

National Housing Preservation Database: Privacy Policy – February 2017

Your privacy is important to Public and Affordable Housing Research Corporation (PAHRC) and the National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC), the creators of the National Housing Preservation Database (“NHPD”).  This Privacy Policy (“Policy”) describes our policy related to the gathering and disseminating of information obtained from users of our services.  Your continued use of NHPD constitutes your agreement to the Policy.  You are advised to review this Policy regularly, as it may be amended from time to time.

Personal information collection

We do not collect personally identifiable information from individuals unless they provide it to us voluntarily. NHPD does not require you to provide information to us in order to view parts of our website. Notwithstanding this, PAHRC and NLIHC may collect and use the following kinds of personal information:

  • Information about your use of this website including clicks, downloads, filters, and logins.
  • Information that you provide for the purpose of registering with the website, including address, name, e-mail, title, and organization name
  • Information about transactions carried out over this website including donations, data license purchases, and sponsorships.
  • Information that you provide for the purpose of subscribing to the website services such as submitting user questions or technical support requests and any other information that you send to PAHRC and NLIHC.

Using personal information

We do not share personal information – such as names, mailing addresses, telephone numbers, or email addresses – with anyone, except as necessary to process transactions and provide access to or information about NHPD’s information and services. PAHRC and NLIHC may use your personal information to:

  • Administer this website;
  • Personalize the website for you;
  • Enable your access to and use of the website services;
  • Send to you products that you purchase;
  • .Supply to you services that you purchase;
  • Send to you statements and invoices;
  • Collect payments from you;
  • Solicit donations and sponsorships and
  • Send you marketing communications.

Where PAHRC and NLIHC discloses your personal information to its agents or sub-contractors for these purposes, the agent or sub-contractor in question will be obligated to use that personal information in accordance with the terms of this privacy statement.

In addition to the disclosures reasonably necessary for the purposes identified elsewhere above, PAHRC and NLIHC may disclose your personal information to the extent that it is required to do so by law or requested by governmental or law enforcement authorities, subpoena, court order or discovery request, or when we otherwise believe in good faith that such disclosure is appropriate to enforce our Terms of Use or in connection with any activity that may violate the law or rights of others, threaten the safety or security of any person or property (including NHPD) or expose us to liability.

Securing your data

PAHRC and NLIHC will take reasonable technical and organizational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.

PAHRC and NLIHC will store all the personal information you provide on its servers.
Other websites

This website contains links to other websites.

PAHRC, NLIHC, and NHPD ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE PRACTICES OR CONTENT OF ANY OTHER WEB SITES. NHPD’S Privacy Policy applies only to this site and does not apply to web sites owned or operated by other organizations, companies, or individuals. These third parties may have their own privacy policies related to information they collect from you, and we encourage you to read the privacy policies of any third party websites you may visit.

Contact PAHRC and NLIHC

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or PAHRC’s and NLIHC’s treatment of your personal information, please write: