Best Addresses
James M. Goode chronicled some of Washington's most distinguished multiple-occupancy residential buildings in Best Addresses, a 1988 volume published by the Smithsonian Institution Press. The six-page chapter on The Broadmoor is reproduced on this website with permission. The Broadmoor chapter is visible by clicking here or on the book cover image above.

The Broadmoor in Winter
The Broadmoor is visible behind its  snow-covered shopping mall neighbor in this unidentified photo that appears to date from the 1940s.


 

"Own Your Own Apartment Home," 1948
In 1948, The Broadmoor became the largest and most prestigious Washington residence to convert to cooperative ownerships. The Broadmoor Cooperative Apartments was incorporated in 1948, and both existing residents and non-residents were solicited to purchase apartments. To view the entire prospectus, click here or on the image above.