The Housing Boom And Fall Sung As Opera: NPR

04/26/2011 05:34 pm ET | Updated Jun 26, 2011
  • JACOB GOLDSTEIN and DAVID KESTENBAUM NPR

The Case-Shiller home price index is a powerful way to look at the story of housing in America. You can see the boom and bust all in one simple graph.

But when we go on the radio to talk about home prices, a graph isn't much good to us — nobody can see it.

So we converted the Case-Shiller graph into musical notes.

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