This Privacy Policy was put in place and updated 12/31/2019, to let you know what personal data we collect and why we collect it.

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We have not and will not verify or investigate the information supplied by third parties.

Square footage, acreage and other information herein, has been received from one or more of a variety of different sources. Such information has not been verified by Compass. If important to buyers, buyers should conduct their own investigations.

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We may periodically email you a newsletter or email with information related to the real estate industry, our services and community interest topics. You may opt-out of receiving these emails by replying to our email with UNSUBSCRIBE inserted within the subject line, emailing us at with your request or calling us at (408)829-4853.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Embedded content from other websites:

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.


The website may contain links to other sites. This Site is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites. When you leave we encourage you to read the privacy statements of any other website you visit that collects Personal Information. The Privacy Statement applies only to information on this Site.


This site uses Google Analytics. Read more about Google Privacy and Terms.

How long we retain your data:

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data:

If you have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data:

Visitor comments are checked through an automated spam detection service (Akismet).

Children: does not solicit or knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13.


All content, including photos, published on this blog are the property of Rick and Suzanne Bell unless otherwise attributed. All opinions and content are our own.

Contact Information:

If you should have any questions about our privacy policy, please contact us at