Privacy Policy

The District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency ("DCHFA") is committed to protecting the privacy of all visitors to our website through the following practices.

Collection and Use of Online Information

When you visit our website, certain data, such as your computer's unique internet protocol (IP) address, will be automatically collected and sent to the servers that support our website system. In addition, sections of this site may place a small text file (typically only a few bytes) on your hard drive to allow us to identify your computer. We will not attempt to read any additional information on your hard drive, and we do not combine collected information with other personal information to determine your identity or your email address.

In order to visit certain areas of this site, or to use certain services, you may be asked to provide personal information, such as your name or address. If you are making a payment, we may ask for your credit card number and billing address. If you decline to provide requested information, our ability to serve you may be limited. But you will still be able to visit the site and take advantage of the wealth of information it offers.

Secure Transmissions

Please be assured that this site is equipped with security measures to protect the information you provide us. We encrypt credit card numbers and other data that must remain secure to meet legal requirements.

Protection of Personal Information

Your individual identifying information will not be shared, sold, or transferred to any third party without your prior consent unless required by law. Your information is available to DCHFA web development employees, but only for the purpose of maintaining the dchfa.org website and improving the site visitor experience.

Other Sites

This site contains links to other sites. WHILE DCHFA STRIVES TO LINK ONLY TO SITES THAT SHARE OUR HIGH STANDARDS AND RESPECT FOR PRIVACY, DCHFA IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE PRIVACY PRACTICES EMPLOYED BY OTHER SITES. If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should contact us at webmaster@dchfa.org.