Washington Business Report Sept. 9, 2012

Donna Evers, of Evers & Co., explains to Suzanne Kennedy an upturn in the D.C. region’s real estate market. Prices are up. Competitive bidding is back. And inexpensive mortgages are turning parts of the region into a seller’s market.

Pamela Lynne Sorensen, founder of briefs us on the business of philanthropy and a new season of events that’s getting underway.

Washington Business Journal Executive Editor Doug Frueling and Fairfax County Economic Development Agency CEO Jerry Gordon reflect on weakening jobs numbers and consider the impact of automatic federal budget cuts to the capital region.