Sammamish Real Estate and Community Information

Sammamish Real Estate and Community Information

Located in King County of Washington state in the northwestern region is the city of Sammamish. Residents get the chance to enjoy a quiet life with good schools, low crime and lots of parks to visit. Property values in Sammermish are higher than much of the state of Washington which makes this a nice place to live and an excellent place to raise a family.

Shopping and Dining

Never worry about finding something to eat in the Sammamish area with everything from pizza to burgers to Chinese to Mexican. Go fine dining to eating fast food depending on the need for the moment. Explore some of the more healthy choices with juice smoothies and breakfast diners. Go shopping for anything and everything including tires, clothes and patio furniture. Near on of the larger shopping areas at the Sammermish Highlands Center there are grocery stores, coffee shops, banks and several restaurants to eat at. Bellevue Square, Pine Lake Village and Lakehills Shopping Center are all within a few miles to the Sammermish area.

Parks and Recreation

With a wide range of parks to enjoy plenty of recreation, Sammamish residents can explore plenty of activities from bike riding to fishing to swimming. At Pine Lake Park there is an area to launch a boat and/or fish. Have gatherings at the public parks where there are horseshoe pits, softball and baseball fields and picnic areas for the entire family to enjoy. Explore the trails that are made for biking and walking at the Big Rock Park that reach 1.5 miles. With 6858 feet of waterfront at Lake Sammermish State Park there's plenty of recreation to be had for everyone of all ages including boating, swimming, freshwater fishing and water skiing. Enjoy the scenery or do some bird watching near the aquatic center.


With more than 46,405 in population among the Sammamish real estate, it takes up to 30 minutes to commute from home to work or school. There is a low 3.5 percent unemployment rate and the median home price goes for $606,100. It may cost a little higher than other areas of the state of Washington, but the simple yet busy lifestyle in Sammamish make it worth living in the city. It's quiet and has a low crime rate without the concern of the police taking too long to arrive in case of emergencies. Sammamish real estate is worth the investment.


There are a dozen of elementary and middle schools available for Sammamish residents. There are a handful of private schools to send the kids to along with a handful of high schools. There are plenty of colleges and universities to pick from depending on the choice of studies. Sammamish real estate stand about seven miles from the City University of Seattle and five miles from Bellevue College. There are technical institutes for training in specific careers such as nursing or automotive.

Hospitals and Transportation

Sammamish residents get the advantage of having a wide range of hospitals nearby including primary cares and urgent cares. There are children care hospitals and even massage therapy. With a handful of hospitals for everyone to go to when in need of health care, the city of Sammamish delivers on the health care provided around town.

With Overlake Transit Center and the Bellevue Transit Center there is plenty of transportation provided for those who live amongst the Sammamish real estate. King County has a park and ride and there is a speed shuttle for those arriving and leaving the airport. Limo services are also offered. Outside of public transportation, residents use their own cars to get around along with walking, hiking and bike riding.

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Craig Nosler
RE/MAX Integrity
371 NE. Gilman Blvd.
Issaquah WA 98027