The Afternoon Wrap: Wednesday

Chinatown harassment suit puts Tenant Protection Act through its paces. [City Room]

Nation of whiners redux? Historical analysis from Mr. Knakal. [Streetwise]

640 applications for 84 spots: YWCA Brooklyn is hot, hot, hot. [Brooklyn Eagle]

It’s an employers market at Manhattan Job Fair. [NY1]

Whoa! Greenpoint’s Viridian declares bankruptcy, selling self for $65 million. [Crain’s]

Housing starts down by over half since beginning of last year: Lowest report ever. [CNN]

Breslin Hotel residents sound off for hipster rights. [Curbed]

Red Hook loses a watering hole. [NY Press via Feedbag]

The Afternoon Wrap: Wednesday