Legal & General



L&G and NatWest pension fund to build 5,100 retirement homes

Insurance giant Legal & General has entered into a 15-year joint venture partnership with NatWest Pension Trust Limited (NWPTL) the defined benefit pension scheme of NatWest Group, to build a £4 billion portfolio of retirement homes with net-zero carbon emissions.

Published 5 August 2021

Legal & General publishes strategy to deliver net-zero across real estate portfolio

In its response to combating climate change, Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) Real Assets has published its strategy to deliver net zero carbon across its 76 million sq ft UK real estate portfolio by 2050.

Published 26 January 2021

Andrew McPhillips takes on new development role at Legal & General

Andrew McPhillips has been appointed development director for Legal & General Strategic Land Limited.

Published 6 January 2021

Lindsays warns of Christmas gifts that could land children with tax bill

Lawyers at Lindsays are warning kind-hearted parents are that their festive generosity could prove costly for their children - leaving them with hefty tax bills.

Published 23 December 2020

Hotel and leisure ‘hub’ proposal for Princes Street Debenhams goes to planning

Legal & General has submitted detailed plans for its proposed redevelopment and refurbishment of the Debenhams store on Edinburgh’s Princes Street.

Published 15 December 2020

£81.5m deal signed to bring 346 Build-to-Rent apartments to Glasgow’s Candleriggs Square 

Candleriggs Development 2 Limited, the joint venture between Drum Property Group and Stamford Property Investments, has agreed an £81.5 million deal with Legal & General to deliver a major 346-apartment Build-to-Rent (BTR) scheme at Candleriggs Square in Glasgow. 

Published 30 September 2020

Legal & General opens consultation for £50m Princes Street hotel and leisure ‘hub’ plans

An online pre-application consultation (PAC) is under way regarding design proposals for a new hotel and leisure ‘hub’ redevelopment of the Debenhams store on Edinburgh’s Princes Street.

Published 18 September 2020

Legal & General's new leasing model 'potentially game-changing'

Major retail property owner Legal & General has changed its leasing model from one of long-term leases to flexible terms that see rent linked to store performance.

Published 30 July 2020

Legal & General unveils £50m hotel and ‘hub’ plans for Princes Street Debenhams store

A new hotel with a rooftop bar and city centre ‘hub’ with space for local businesses is planned as part of a proposed redevelopment and refurbishment of the Debenhams store on Edinburgh’s Princes Street.

Published 22 July 2020

Legal & General partners with Edinburgh University to launch £20m research centre

Legal & General has partnered with the University of Edinburgh to establish the £20 million Advanced Care Research Centre (ACRC).

Published 28 January 2020

Edinburgh-based Current Health closes £9m funding round

Edinburgh-based Current Health has closed a £9 million ($11.5m) Series A funding round led by MMC Ventures and Legal & General.

Published 12 December 2019

Work begins on Legal & General's build to rent development at Glasgow's Buchanan Wharf

The next significant building phase at Glasgow’s Buchanan Wharf starts this week with ground-breaking for Legal & General’s 324-home build to rent (BTR) scheme.

Published 20 November 2019

Legal & General's first Edinburgh build-to-rent development gets green light

A planning application by S1 Developments for the ‘Skyliner’ site in Leith has been granted approval today subject to conditions.

Published 25 September 2019

Legal & General unveils Union Plaza after £1.75m refurb

Aberdeen city centre office building Union Plaza has been refurbished to meet demand for more flexible and creative, high quality work spaces following a £1.75 million investment from Legal & General.

Published 5 September 2019

Bank of Mum and Dad could put pensioners in poverty

The generosity of the Bank of Mum and Dad could leave millions facing poverty when they retire, a study by Legal & General and the Centre for Economics and Business Research has found.

Published 29 August 2019