Land securities sells Times Square in the city

BRITAIN’S biggest listed landlord Land Securities said yesterday it has sold Times Square, an office block in the City, to Blackstone for £268.4m. The 380,000 square foot building at 160-162 Queen Victoria St, EC4, is let to firms, including BNY Mellon and law firm Dechert. Blackstone said the deal aligned with its strategy of buying high quality assets “in the centre of a global gateway city”.