24
Feb 2017

Work begins on next phase of Fort Dunlop transformation

The latest phase a of a multi-million pound upgrade one of the region’s best known mixed use developments is underway. Fort Dunlop in Birmingham has been undergoing a major facelift since it was acquired by a fund managed by Tristan Capital Partners in partnership with EDG Property in 2014.  It has already seen the creation of a new atrium reception area with the addition of amenity for the offices, such as the new food and beverage offer, including Costa, Subway, Scoff and Duet. The mixed use scheme, which is home to a number of major businesses including Capita and Trinity …read more


17
Feb 2017

New architect signed up for landmark Coventry scheme

A new architect has been commissioned to take forward a landmark Coventry scheme following a successful design competition. Warwick-based Corstorphine+Wright – the architects behind EDG Property’s successful New Street Chambers residential scheme in the heart of Birmingham – have now been commissioned to transform Coventry’s famous old Co-op building in the heart of the city. EDG Property acquired the vacant building – which was a much loved department store for more than half a century before it was closed by the Co-op – along with the neighbouring Hawkins Building. Prior to the building being locally listed, an initial feasibility study …read more


15
Feb 2017

£500K Investment brings Anytime Fitness to Cannock

A £500,000 investment project is set to bring a market-leading 24-hour health and fitness club to Cannock town centre. Anytime Fitness will open at High Green Court before Easter, generating up to 10 new full and part-time jobs. Heading up the project is franchisee Ash Sajid, who explained why Cannock was targeted as a key location for the leisure club. He said: “Although Anytime Fitness is a global brand, we like to think of each centre as a community club. Cannock is a nice town where people interact and take care of each other, with a strong community spirit, so it was …read more


9
Feb 2017

EDG Property backs region at international property show

EDG Property has again shown its support for the region by partnering with two different stands at the upcoming MIPIM property show in Cannes. The wider Midlands will have its largest ever presence at the annual event and EDG have signed up as partners with the Midlands Engine delegation as well as the Coventry & Warwickshire stand. The Midlands Engine is made up of the 11 Local Enterprise Partnerships across the West and East Midlands and will promote the region’s development opportunities from a 200sqm pavilion – one of the largest at the event. As well as the Midlands Engine …read more


26
Oct 2016

Prime luxury apartment scheme fully let before completion

A city centre project to transform a former vacant office building into luxury flats has been launched – with every apartment already let. The scheme by award-winning EDG Property and LaSalle Investment Management has seen the creation of 19 high specification one and two-bedroomed apartments just seconds away from Birmingham’s Grand Central and the historic Town Hall. New Street Chambers on New Street is EDG Property’s first Private Rented Sector (PRS) scheme and director Neil Edginton said the development was an exciting addition to the company’s growing portfolio. He said: “New Street Chambers offers a unique residential opportunity in the …read more