About Us

Who we are

Capital & Regional is a UK-focussed specialist property REIT with a strong track record of delivering value enhancing retail and leisure asset management opportunities across a £1billion portfolio of in-town dominant community shopping centres. 

What we do

Our UK shopping centres and the local community go hand in hand. We create retail and leisure destinations that deliver convenience, affordability and a sense of place.

As a specialist owner and manager of shopping centres, we invest in the retail assets in our portfolio to unlock their full value. We focus on delivering cost effective, efficiently run centres that meet the needs of our retailers and visitors and provide shareholder value through income growth.

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We operate vibrant and welcoming shopping and leisure environments that are the focal point for their local area. 

Our aim

Our aim is to be the leading dominant community shopping centre REIT offering investors: 

  • Experienced and expert team with a proven track record of creative asset management via a scalable platform.
  • Benefit of C&R driving sector consolidation opportunities.

 

  • Exposure to a quality portfolio of strong assets, dominant in their immediate catchment.
  • A highly attractive dividend yield.
  • Potential to generate significant income and NAV growth through identified asset management initiatives.

 

We understand our partners' needs

We own and operate community shopping centres and have established one of the UK's leading community shopping centre brand in The Mall. We use this brand franchise, as well as individual centre brands, and our extensive retail management expertise to offer exceptional opportunities to our retailers and business partners, and to local communities. Our managers work energetically to understand our retail partners' specific needs and provide the means to satisfy them.

Our centres:

  • Bring shoppers the best shopping experience
  • Work dynamically, openly and enthusiastically with retailers at local and national levels to develop measurable and sustainable improvements in their profitability.
  • Reach out to and supports local communities.
  • Deliver sustainable out performance for our investor partners.

We strive to deliver the best possible experience for our shoppers and a profitable trading environment for our occupiers

Our People

Our team is drawn from an unusually wide range of backgrounds. Specialists in marketing, retailing and IT work alongside experts in property investment, management and operations. This diversity of thinking and experience, allied to our commitment to creativity and innovation, gives Capital & Regional and our centres a distinctly different approach.

Our People

Our Key Skills

Our ability to successfully deliver our business model and reposition a shopping centre is built on the key skills within our business:

Investment and development and asset management
We have a track record of delivering complex asset management and development initiatives, enhancing assets through refurbishment and extension.

Operations management
Market-leading operating standards that deliver high quality mall facilities with a highly efficient cost of occupation. C&R average service charge is 22% lower than JLL Oscar benchmark.

Maximising commercial opportunities
Driving income from many sources including advertising, promotional space, retail merchandising units, digital commerce, gift cards and telecoms.

Retailer relations
Our people management experience enables us to generate a strong retail culture among the whole team. We think like retailers, creating environments that are appealing to occupiers and deliver an outstanding shopping experience.

Digital innovation
We have been at the forefront of the sector in capitalising on the opportunities arriving from technological change.

Responsible management
We have developed market leading processes that minimise our impact on the environment.

Creative marketing
Through targeted marketing we continually engage with our shoppers, encouraging repeat visits and higher spend.

Business Model

Our core strength is owning and managing dominant community shopping centres in the UK. Find out more our business model.

Business Model

Responsible Business

We have a practical, applied and engaged approach to responsible business; it is part of what we do every day, not an exercise in compliance.

Responsible Business

Mall media

Our various media channels get your brand, product or message to millions of weekly shoppers, while they're already in shopping mode.

Mall media