Shopping Centre

Land Sec poised for Tops

Published:  01 May, 2005

Land Securities is set to expand its shopping centre portfolio following a 517.2m agreed bid for Tops Estates.

Tops, led by Everard Goodman, owns seven centres including Clayton Square in Liverpool, and submitted a detailed planning application for the Willow Place scheme in Corby town centre in January.

The current Tops portfolio including three centres in the north of England, three in the Midlands and one in London has a total gross area of around 2.5 million sq ft.