British Land secures 134,000 sq ft pre-let to JLL at 1 Broadgate
08/04/2021 - 9:46am
British Land has signed a 15-year lease with global real estate services firm JLL for 134,000 sq ft at its new flagship office building 1 Broadgate. The deal represents nearly 30 per centof the available space.
The building comprises 546,000 sq ft of some of the highest quality, most sustainable mixed-use space in London, including 498,000 sq ft of best-in-class workspace, 47,000 sq ft of roof terraces and 48,000 sq ft of retail and leisure space. Enabling works are already underway with demolition due to start May 2021.
JLLs decision to be based at 1 Broadgate reflects a clear ambition to be a net zero carbon business and aligns to British Lands own net zero commitments. This building will be the most energy efficient British Land has ever delivered, targeting a base build operational efficiency of c55 kWheq per sq m already ahead of the companys 2030 energy intensity targets for new developments. The building will target a BREEAM Outstanding rating, which has recently been achieved at British Lands 100 Liverpool Street. 1 Broadgate will target the WELL Platinum rating for wellbeing to achieve industry leading standards for air quality, water and light, and will be designed to support employee engagement and productivity. It will also be SMART enabled to analyse and optimise operational performance.