Keeping you up to date with overseas property market news.


Overseas Property and Brexit: The Big What If?

Monday 25 Mar 2019

Halcyon Development are frequently asked ‘The Big What If?’. For this reason, we have commissioned an article compiling the hard data provided by government bodies, banks and think-tanks to help you best understand what is likely to happen.

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4 reasons why Florida is the ideal holiday home location

Saturday 10 Nov 2018

If you're looking for one of the best spots to invest in a holiday home, Florida is a great pick. In the south-east region of the United States, it juts out into the Gulf of Mexico and has a truly exotic feel. Many people choose this state to buy a holiday home in and it is one of our favourites at Halcyon Developments too.

But just makes Florida such a great place to spend time in?

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Paris, for the art of it!

Friday 09 Nov 2018

There are many reasons why people consider holiday homes in France. One reason is that of the culture. Whether or not you buy an investment property in Paris, it is likely that you and anyone else who stays here will venture to the capital at some point. This is a city that has so much to offer, and one thing it certainly has in abundance is art! So, let's take a look at the galleries to explore...

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5 reasons why you should be living in Limoges

Saturday 27 Oct 2018

In a recent survey by L'Express newspaper, Limoges was ranked the second best city in the entirety of France to live. That's better than Nice (14), Lyon (27) and Bordeaux (20). So what makes this gem such a fantastic place to own holiday homes in France? At Halcyon Developments, we've pinpointed five reasons why Limoges should be top of your shopping list.

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Explore these hidden gems in Florida when you purchase your holiday home with Halcyon Developments

Thursday 25 Oct 2018

Are you ready to get adventurous? When you purchase your holiday home in Florida with Halcyon Developments, you’ll have plenty of time to get away from the crowds of tourists and the theme parks to explore these hidden gems of the sunshine state.

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Embrace the vibrancy of life with a holiday home in Miami

Wednesday 24 Oct 2018

If you want to escape the daily grind of the commute and the underwhelming drizzly British weather, there are few places on Earth more exciting and energetic than the bustling hub of culture that is Miami. When you step off that plane into the Floridian heat, here’s an insight into what you can expect to experience in the ‘Magic City’.

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Live like Hemingway with partial home ownership in Florida

Monday 22 Oct 2018

Florida is considered a Utopian escape by many, with its white, sandy beaches, clear and sparkling ocean, and balmy warm temperatures all year round.

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Limoges' culinary highlights

Sunday 21 Oct 2018

One of the most wonderful things about holiday home ownership in Limoges is being able to truly immerse yourself in local culture and custom. Without a doubt, one of the best (and most delicious) ways to do this is to understand local food. Limoges cuisine has a reputation for being rather austere, but a little investigation reveals a wealth of glorious produce that is just waiting to be part of your time away.

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5 locations in Florida to consider investing in for golf lovers

Tuesday 16 Oct 2018

Florida is a golfer's paradise due to its beautiful locations, stunning holiday homes, and year-round good weather. America’s sunshine state is perfect for golf lovers, with a variety of world-class golf courses. Florida has a range of luxury golf & spa resorts and ideal holiday homes for someone looking to invest, all available through Halycon Developments. Here is a list of some of the best towns for golfing fans to potentially invest in.

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Why Limoges is the perfect location for your family's holiday home

Monday 15 Oct 2018

Peace, beauty and history. What else do you want from the perfect family holiday? Beautiful weather, you say? With balmy temperatures in summer, your holiday home in Limoges will be the perfect place to spend luxurious days lying by the pool or exploring the city. While the picturesque, cold winters mean you can experience a rustic French Christmas by the fireplace and skiing in the local hillside.

Halcyon Developments specialise in holiday homes with returns in this region, so you'll have the perfect investment property as well as a place to create treasured memories with your loved ones. So what can you expect from a trip to this quaint region of idyllic France?

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Reasons to choose Samos for your Greek holiday home ownership

Sunday 14 Oct 2018

If you're planning to buy a Greek holiday home or searching for luxurious fractional ownership homes, check out the exclusive Hera Bay development from Halcyon Developments to discover the reasons why Samos is such a perfect all-year vacation destination. This high-quality resort features its own spa and marina, for mooring boats up to super yacht class. The view from the resort's infinity pool is absolutely breathtaking, while buyers will find a variety of different apartments on offer, all with beautiful sea views.

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4 of the best experiences Limoges has to offer

Saturday 01 Sep 2018

Limoges is a truly stunning city located in South-Westerly France, but when you're browsing the holiday homes available through Halcyon Developments you want to make sure the region you're going to be settling in has plenty for you to do.

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Invest in property in the culturally rich Limousin region with Halcyon Developments

Tuesday 28 Aug 2018

Ever returned from a wonderful and memorable trip abroad and wished you could return whenever you felt like it? Ever wanted to own a holiday home in a beautiful European region, brimming with a rich cultural heritage and surrounded by an outstanding area of natural beauty?

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Investing in Pre-Construction Holiday Homes in Miami, Florida

Friday 24 Aug 2018

Investments in pre-construction holiday homes in Miami are on the rise and with good reason. They are an opportunity to buy a future property at today's prices. They are also a way of getting ahead in tomorrow's market right now. However, investing requires making smart decisions.

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Holiday homes and investment property in France with Halcyon Developments

Tuesday 21 Aug 2018

I’m thinking of buying a Halcyon Holidays home in Limoges

Shh! Don’t tell! Limoges is one of France’s best-kept property secrets. Lying at the heart of the Limousin region, the town offers great value for money. Comparatively low prices mean that budgets stretch to better quality luxury homes. Limoges’ rapidly improving communications and access make it an ideal location for new property owners and investors.

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Enjoy Even Better Holidays in France with Halcyon Developments

Friday 17 Aug 2018

Holidays are great, aren’t they? Travelling to foreign places, hearing languages rendered dull and boring by rainy lessons in an overheated classroom come alive when used in real life situations. Soaking up historic sites and enjoying amazing views.

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How to maximise the investment potential of your holiday home

Wednesday 15 Aug 2018

One of the key aspects to enjoyable holiday home ownership is knowing that your money is as safe as possible, whether you purchase a holiday home with the deliberate intention of it being an investment or not, it always makes sense to consider how best to keep your money safe.

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Investing in Florida villas doesn’t mean "taking the Mickey"

Monday 13 Aug 2018

The draw of Orlando’s theme parks remains huge, meaning that investment property in the region continues to bring steady rental income and great returns on sale prices.

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Limoges to Paris in 25 minutes?

Tuesday 27 Feb 2018

According to ex-pat French magazine The Bugle, the Limousin region of France would be in line to receive a new form of transportation technology that until recently has been purely in the realms of Science Fiction.

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Post-Brexit rights in France and Halcyon Retreat

Tuesday 09 Jan 2018

It's well over a year since Britain voted to leave the EU and without doubt one of the biggest concerns was the rights of British citizens living in Europe, mainly in France and Spain. Indeed, we've had many questions relating to this and the Halcyon Retreat resort. There are around 1.2 million ‘expats’ living in Europe currently and finally, following a late night agreement in December, their rights have been confirmed.

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