• Rendering courtesy of Solomon Cordwell Buenz.

1640 Broadway

Oakland, CA

Business Type

New 34-story, mixed-use residential tower with 254 units


421,180 square feet

Measuring at 381 feet tall, 1640 Broadway is a 35-level mixed-use residential tower project along 17th Street and Broadway in Oakland, CA. Offering over 250 units, the tower includes a rooftop amenity deck with pool, parking and bike storage, and ground floor retail space. At the time of completion, this was Oakland's tallest residential building.


Progress Report

30% water savings

Special features

  • A Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) system provides residential units with excellent thermal comfort and nearly doubles the efficiencies of traditional AC units.
  • Electric vehicle charging stations accommodates 15% of the total parking spaces.
  • High-efficiency condensing boilers.
  • Gas-fired instantaneous high-efficiency water heaters.
  • Low-flow plumbing fixtures reduce potable water use.