Before, during and after the boom
Here, have a look:
These charts are courtesy of Metropolitan Regional Information Systems data and wonkish curiosity.
If I feel less sick later this weekend, I'll put up charts of all the local jurisdictions.
Change in sales, 2000-2005: up 40 percent
Change in sales, 2005-2007: down 29 percent (below '00 sales levels)
Change in average price, 2000-2005: up 86 percent
Change in average price, 2005-2007: up 7 percent