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Jul 2016

Global accolade for award-winning residential scheme

The second phase of The School Yard which has already won a string of top awards has now received international recognition for its innovative metal cladding. The residential development in one of Birmingham’s most desirable suburbs includes 13 units including one, two and three bedroomed apartments in a block that is clad in anthracite zinc. The scheme is the only project of scale in the city to utilise the material which took eight weeks to administer as it has to be worked by hand to create the desired crafted finish. The detailed finish to the main building – which was …read more


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Jun 2016

Landmark apartment scheme reaches half way stage

A project to transform a prime city centre office into 19 luxury apartments is on course to launch at the end of the year. New Street Chambers is an EDG Property development project for LaSalle Investment Management and will see the creation of a range of one and two bedroomed apartments just seconds away from the new Grand Central development in the heart of Birmingham. As well as being some of the best located apartments in the city with views along Birmingham’s main shopping street, they will be of the highest specification with features including Porcelanosa kitchens and bathrooms across …read more


16
Jun 2016

Planners give green light to EDG Property’s grand design

A collection of new homes set to bring a touch of ‘Grand Designs’ to a major Northamptonshire development have been given the go-ahead by planners. The 23 homes are being developed by EDG Property at Priors Hall Park in Corby, a settlement that will see the creation of 5,000 new homes with schools, shops and offices around stunning parkland over the coming decade. The majority of homes on Priors Hall Park are being developed by national house-builders such as Barratt, David Wilson and Taylor Wimpey while EDG Property is planning to develop a series of bespoke clusters throughout the scheme. …read more


16
Jun 2016

New coffee brewing up at Fort Dunlop

The ongoing transformation of Birmingham’s premier mixed use development has been boosted after securing a national coffee shop brand as its latest new tenant. Fort Dunlop is currently undergoing a major multi-million pound overhaul following its acquisition by a fund managed by Tristan Capital Partners in partnership with EDG Property with a view to enhancing the facilities for the 2,500 workers at the scheme and encouraging more retail and leisure visitors. Costa is set to open a coffee shop later this summer in the newly refurbished atrium and a deal has also been done with a popular food operator that …read more


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May 2016

Hat-trick of wins for second phase of The School Yard

The residential phase of The School Yard has won yet another award just days after scooping a major prize for its architecture. The second phase of the project in Birmingham’s Harborne district scooped Residential Project of the Year at 2016 RICS Awards – West Midlands, the second time the scheme has been honoured by the leading property organisation. In 2014 the first phase of The School Yard – which saw the transformation of the creation of a new social hub including new restaurants, a coffee shop and food school on the site of an old Victorian school – won the …read more