Island living

Buying an island is a dream for many but life in splendid isolation can be enjoyed in other ways

For those fancying seclusion, the dream is achievable in Japan’s archipelago

From a private island near Belize’s reef to a Frank Lloyd Wright design in New York

Ian Fleming set a trend for holiday homes on the island

House buyers see the island as an escape from Brexit and a possible Labour government

Government land sales to developers have created expectations of future gains

Investment is transforming Robertson Quay, a disused dock, into a residential area

Even Bond villains need to take a break from plotting world domination to relax in their lairs

John C Taylor designed almost every component in remote elliptical house