May 2018

First restaurant welcomed to The Co-Operative

The first restaurant has signed up to The Co-Operative development in Coventry, bringing a new dining experience to the city. Steakout, which already has eight venues – predominantly in the South East – is investing around £500,000 and creating 20 jobs at the restaurant inside the former Co-Op in the city centre. The deal follows hot-on-the-heels of the first office being taken at the scheme, which is seeing the former Co-Op building transformed into a mix of high-spec apartments, office, retail and leisure space by award-winning developers EDG Property. Steakout has been operating for a decade and prides itself on …read more

May 2018

Step inside The Co-Operative and reserve off-plan your apartment next week

Potential buyers at the landmark regeneration of The Co-Operative in Coventry will be given an exclusive view of areas of the building as yet unseen since work began. The second phase of one and two-bedroom apartments is being released for sale at The Co-Operative at a preview event on Thursday, May 17, after the apartments in the first release were snapped up when they were made available earlier in the year at a private event. The preview will be a chance to see where the new private residents’ lounge, with rooftop terrace, will be situated and is one of many …read more

May 2018

First company move in to The Co-Operative

A Coventry freight forwarding firm is expanding after moving into a landmark city centre building. Retail Transport Services is set to take on a new member of staff after moving into Hawkins, the office element of The Co-Operative scheme, in Corporation Street, to accommodate its future growth plans. The company, which works with suppliers and hauliers to transport freight by sea, air and road, had outgrown its former base at Kings Chambers and has moved into a new larger office at the development. The additional space is enabling the firm to take on a new accounts and administration apprentice through …read more

Apr 2018

EDG Property Scoops 2018 FirstPro Award

EDG Property was among the deserved award winners of Coventry & Warwickshire FirstPro 2018, announced at a gala dinner held at Coombe Abbey earlier this month. Proud recipients of the Property Deal of the Year award, EDG Property was praised for its transformation of the 1950s Co-Operative building on Corporation Street into a mixed-use destination to include high specification apartments, a private internal residents’ park and members’ lounge. It was noted that the £15m scheme represents a significant investment in the city and will provide a catalyse for further regeneration. EDG Property was in good company with the City of …read more

Mar 2018

First release of luxury apartments reserved

Award-winning EDG Property – which is developing The Co-Operative building in the city centre – teamed up with agents Knight Frank to unveil the highest-specification one and two-bedroom apartments seen in Coventry to date. Ten apartments were released for sale on the VIP night and each of them was snapped up by keen buyers wanting to be part of the high-profile scheme. Each apartment is being fitted out to a high spec while the whole development will offer a range of extras not seen before in a city centre scheme – such as an internal residents’ park, exercise areas and …read more