The Afternoon Wrap: Thursday

Guv comes out in support of taxing East River bridges and taxing business payrolls. [PolitickerNY]

Goldman Sachs’ analysis of the New York real estate market. [Curbed]

Soho house’s tawdry brothel history gave it added allure in kinky NYC market. [TRD]

Avalon Bay still bullish on Brooklyn. [Brownstoner]

Pioneer of Smith Street restaurant scene to close. [The Brooklyn Paper]

Forest City Ratner denies canning Frank Gehry. [CityRoom]

Adorable turkey makes another argument for vegetarianism. [CityRoom]

The Afternoon Wrap: Thursday