The British Land Co. Plc is a real estate investment trust, which engages in the ownership, management, financing and development of commercial properties. It operates through the following business segments: Offices, Retail, Canada Water, and Other. The Office segment is comprised of office-led campuses in central London as well as standalone buildings. The Retail segment focuses on regional and local multi-let centres. The company was founded in 1856 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.