Lessons Learned: How to Analyze Short-term Rentals in Your City

Lessons Learned: How to Analyze Short-term Rentals in Your City


SF Chronicle Editorial Cites HMR Report

The San Francisco Chronicle published an editorial from San Francisco Supervisor Mark Farrell and former Supervisor Eric Mar calling for a citywide municipal fiber network. The editorial cites a policy analysis report written by HMR staff in their capacity as the contract Budget and Legislative Analyst’s Office for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

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SJ Mercury News Article on Retirement of Roger Mialocq

The San Jose Mercury News has published an article highlighting the retirement of Roger Mialocq, a Partner with Harvey M. Rose Associates and the Chief of the Santa Clara County Management Audit Division. Mr. Mialocq served in this role for the firm in our contracted role as the Management Audit Division for 36 years.

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Lessons Learned: How to Analyze Short-term Rentals in Your City

This is the first in a series of articles we’re writing on the lessons we’ve learned about how local governments can work with and adapt to emerging technologies within their communities. How to Analyze Short-term Rentals in Your City

SF Examiner Article on HMR Study of Sit-Lie Law Enforcement

The San Francisco Examiner published an article on an HMR study of the costs to enforce the City’s “sit-lie” ordinance. The report was prepared by HMR in its role as the Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

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Local & National News Coverage of HMR Report on Housing the Homeless

Several local and national media outlets have reported on HMR’s recent report on the cost of housing the homeless in San Francisco. The report was prepared by HMR in its role as the Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

For the Time Magazine article click here.

For the San Francisco Chronicle article click here.

For the Think Progress article click here.

SF Chronicle Article on HMR Study of Compliance with SF Short Term Rental Law

The San Francisco Chronicle published an article on a study conducted by HMR (in its role as the contract Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors) on compliance with San Francisco’s short term rental regulations.

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SJ Mercury News Article on HMR Audit of Senior Nutrition Programs

The San Jose Mercury News published an article on a study conducted by HMR (in its role as the contract Management Audit Division for the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors) on the administration of Santa Clara County’s senior nutrition programs.

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SF Chronicle Article on HMR Study of SF’s Super Bowl 50 Costs

The San Francisco Chronicle published an article on a study conducted by HMR (in its role as the contract Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors) on the City’s costs to host events associated with Super Bowl 50.

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SF Chronicle Article on HMR Study of SF’s Fiber-Optic Networks

The San Francisco Chronicle published an article on a study conducted by HMR (in its role as the contract Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors) on the City’s high speed fiber-optic networks and the lack of a map to track its extent and location.

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SF Chronicle Article on HMR Study of Mission District Demographics

The San Francisco Chronicle published an article on a study conducted by HMR (in its role as the contract Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors) on the demographics of the Mission District and how the economic and racial diversity of the neighborhood may change over the next 10 years if present trends continue.

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SJ Mercury News Article on HMR Study of Transportation Network Companies

The San Jose Mercury News published an article on recent changes made to municipal taxi regulations by the Sunnyvale City Council following our study on the impact of transportation network companies (such as Uber and Lyft) in the City.

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SF Chronicle Editorial Mentions HMR Role as SF Budget Analyst

The San Francisco Chronicle published an editorial by Chip Johnson, which recommends that Oakland establish an independent budget analyst. The editorial mentions the San Francisco Budget and Legislative Analyst, which is contracted out to a joint venture partnership, including Harvey M. Rose Associates, LLC as a model.

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SF Examiner Article on HMR’s Report on the Digital Divide

The San Francisco Examiner published an article on a report produced by Harvey M. Rose Associates on the digital divide in San Francisco. The analysis was conducted by Harvey M. Rose Associates, in its contracted role as the Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

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SF Examiner Article on HMR’s Analysis of SF Bond Funds

The San Francisco Examiner published an article on a legislative analysis conducted by Harvey M. Rose Associates on the use of public safety bond funds for a temporary fire station on Treasure Island. The analysis was conducted by Harvey M. Rose Associates, in its contracted role as the Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

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SF Chronicle & KTVU Coverage of SF Violence Prevention Report

The San Francisco Chronicle and local Fox Affiliate KTVU provided news coverage of a policy analysis conducted by Harvey M. Rose Associates, in conjunction with its joint venture partners, on San Francisco’s violence prevention programs. The analysis was conducted by Harvey M. Rose Associates and its joint venture partners, in their contracted role as the Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

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For the SF Chronicle article click here.

SF Gate Article on HMR’s Analysis of Business Turnover in San Francisco

The San Francisco Chronicle (SF Gate) published an article on a policy analysis conducted by Harvey M. Rose Associates on the turnover of businesses in San Francisco. The analysis was conducted by Harvey M. Rose Associates, in its contracted role as the Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

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San Jose Inside Article on HMR’s Audit of Santa Clara County’s Measure A Funds

The San Jose Inside and Metro Newspaper published an article on the audit of Santa Clara County’s Measure A funds conducted by Harvey M. Rose Associates. The audit was conducted by Harvey M. Rose Associates, in its contracted role as the Management Audit Division for the San Clara County Board of Supervisors.

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SF Examiner Article on HMR’s Review of City’s Budget

The San Francisco Examiner published an article on the review of the San Francisco Mayor’s FY 2014-16 two-year proposed budget by Harvey M. Rose Associates. The review was conducted by Harvey M. Rose Associates, in conjunction with its joint venture partners, in its contracted role as the Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

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SF Chronicle Article on HMR Audit of SFFD EMS Services

The San Francisco Chronicle published an article on an audit conducted by HMR that reviewed the provision of emergency medical services by the San Francisco Fire Department. The report was produced by Harvey M. Rose Associates in its contracted role as the Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

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SF Examiner Article on HMR Analysis of Free Muni for Youth Pilot Costs

The San Francisco Examiner published an article on HMR’s estimate of San Francisco’s costs for continuing the SFMTA’s policy of allowing youth to ride Muni for free. The report was produced by Harvey M. Rose Associates in its contracted role as the Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

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SF Chronicle Article on HMR Estimate of America’s Cup Hosting Costs

The San Francisco Chronicle published an article on HMR’s estimate of San Francisco’s costs for hosting the America’s Cup in 2013. The report was produced by Harvey M. Rose Associates in its contracted role as the Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

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SF Chronicle Article & Editorial on HMR’s San Francisco Jail Report

The San Francisco Chronicle published an article and editorial based on an analysis of the need for a new jail in San Francisco. The report was produced by Harvey M. Rose Associates, in conjunction with joint venture partners, in its contracted role as the Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

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For the editorial click here.

NBC Bay Area Covers HMR Audit of Santa Clara County Social Services

NBC Bay Area provided coverage of an audit of the Social Services Agency conducted by Harvey M. Rose Associates in its contracted role as the Management Audit Division of the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors.

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NY Times Quotes HMR’s Fred Brousseau on Affordable Housing in San Francisco

This New York Times article quotes Fred Brousseau of Harvey M. Rose Associates regarding affordable housing in San Francisco following the release of a report on evictions by Harvey M Rose Associates acting in its contracted role as the Budget and Legislative Analyst’s Office for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

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Metro Silicon Valley Reports on HMR’s Audit of Santa Clara DFCS

This Metroactive article covers an audit of the Santa Clara County Department of Family and Children’s Services prepared by Harvey M. Rose Associates, LLC serving as the Management Audit Division for the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors.

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SF Chronicle Reports on HMR’s Analysis of the Impact of Increasing Rents on San Francisco Non-Profits

This San Francisco Chronicle article covers a report prepared by Harvey M. Rose Associates, LLC serving as the San Francisco Budget and Legislative Analyst.

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SF Chronicle Reports on HMR’s Analysis of City College of SF’s Economic Impact

The San Francisco Chronicle published an article on a report on the City College of San Francisco completed by Harvey M Rose Associates in our contracted role as the San Francisco Budget and Legislative Analyst.

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SF Supervisor Farrell Op-ed on City’s Approved 2 Year Budget

The Marina Times published an op-ed from San Francisco Supervisor Mark Farrell regarding the City’s approved two year budget for FY 2013-14 and FY 2014-15 and the City’s budgeting process.

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SB Sun Reports on Grand Jury Investigation

The San Bernardino Sun has published an article about a San Bernardino County Grand Jury investigation of the Newberry Community Services District that was performed with assistance from Harvey M. Rose Associates.

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SF Examiner Reports on HMR Budget Analysis

The San Francisco Examiner has published an article about a finding on implementation of a vehicle reduction ordinance by Harvey M Rose Associates in its contracted capacity as the SF Budget and Legislative Analyst.

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LA Times Reports on Audit of LAWA/LAX Modernization

The Los Angeles Times has published an article about the recently released LA City Controller Audit of the Los Angeles World Airports’ Capital Development Program, including LAX modernization, performed by Harvey M Rose Associates.

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SF Chronicle: San Francisco Housing Authority Audit

The San Francisco Chronicle has published an article about the recently released Budget Analyst Performance Audit of the San Francisco Housing Authority performed by Harvey M Rose Associates.

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SF Examiner: Budget Analyst Report on Socioeconomic Equity

The San Francisco Examiner has published an article about the recently released Budget Analyst report on socioeconomic equity in San Francisco.

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Fred Brousseau Addressed CCAOC Conference on Performance Measurement

Fred Brousseau, a Principal with Harvey M. Rose Associates, LLC, made a presentation at the County Counsels’ Association of California Civil Law and Litigation Spring Conference in Monterey, California on April 18, 2013. His spoke about Performance Measurement in County Counsel Offices, jointly presented with Lori E. Pegg, Assistant County Counsel of Santa Clara County. The presentation identified specific data needed and performance metrics to measure the efficiency and effectiveness of county counsel law office operations, and included examples of measures in place at the Santa Clara County Counsel’s Office.

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KCET Reports on L.A. Housing Authority Audit

Southern California’s local public television station KCET reports on HMR’s audit of the Los Angeles Housing Authority for the Los Angeles City Controller.

The article and video can be accessed here.

2nd Annual Report on Activities of SF Budget & Legislative Analyst

Harvey Rose Associates, acting in its contracted role as the Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, released the second annual report on its activities.

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ABC 7: SF Budget Analyst Study on Retail Formulas

A story from ABC7 on a study on retail formulas completed by Harvey Rose Associates, acting in its contracted role as the Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

The article and video can be accessed here.

SF Chronicle: Profile of Harvey Rose

The San Francisco Chronicle has published a profile on Mr. Harvey Rose, the founder of Harvey M. Rose Associates who has served as the Budget Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors for 40 years.

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LA Times: Review of LACCD Search for an Inspector General

The Los Angeles Times has published an article on HMR’s review of the Los Angeles Community College District’s process for soliciting a contract Inspector General to oversee capital development activities.

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LA Times: Performance Audit of the City of Victorville

The Los Angeles Times has published an article on HMR’s performance audit of the City of Victorville for the 2011-2012 San Bernardino County Civil Grand Jury.

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LA Daily News: Budgeting Report

An article in the LA Daily News featured the Harvey Rose Associates white paper on performance-based budgeting for the Los Angeles City Controller.

The article can be seen here.

Bloomberg Article & Video: SF Community Banking Report

An article and video from Bloomberg News on a report completed by Harvey Rose Associates acting as the Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

The article can be seen here.

The video can be directly accessed here.

LA Times: First 5 LA Audit

An October 2011 Los Angeles Times article about HMR’s audit of the First 5 LA program for Los Angeles County.

The article can be seen here.

NY Times: SF Housing Audit

A New York Times article that mentions the SF Budget and Legislative Analyst’s performance audit of the City’s housing policies is attached. Harvey M. Rose Associates, LLC is the contract Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

The article can be seen here.

HMR Report on Activities of the SF Budget & Legislative Analyst

Harvey M Rose Associates, acting in its contracted role as the Budget and Legislative Analyst for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, released the first annual report on its activities.

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Business Insider on Unfunded Health Benefits in LA County

Business Insider article on unfunded retiree health benefits in Los Angeles County, as reported by HMR to the 2010-11 Los Angeles County Grand Jury.

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Press Enterprise Article on Audit of San Bernardino Intl. Airport

A Press Enterprise article on the Harvey M. Rose Associates performance audit of the San Bernardino International Airport. The audit was conducted for the 2010-2011 San Bernardino County Grand Jury.

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Press Enterprise Editorial on Audit of San Bernardino International Airport

A Press Enterprise editiorial on the audit of the San Bernardino International Airport that was conducted for the 2010-11 San Bernardino County Grand Jury.

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Daily Breeze Article on Hermosa Beach Pensions

A Daily Breeze article on pension costs in Hermosa Beach, as reported by HMR to the the 2010-11 Los Angeles County Grand Jury.
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Daily Pilot Article on Budget Analysis of City of Costa Mesa

Daily Pilot article on the Harvey M Rose Associates analysis of the finances and budget outlook of the City of Costa Mesa as it enters Fiscal Year 2011-12.

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