Talus is a community on the eastern slope of Cougar Mountain between Cougar Mountain Regional Park and Squak Mountain State Park. Although more than 1700 homes cover the hill in this master-planned development, three-fourths of the area is permanently designated as open space. As you can see, Talus attracts those who enjoy beautiful neighborhoods and environmental preservation.
Talus features a dozen family neighborhoods whose original builders developed homes with distinctive styles of architecture. Six of the neighborhoods were designed for single family homes and many of Talus’s homes enjoy stunning views of Lake Sammamish and surrounding mountains or greenery.
Talus is near recreational parks and trails as well as popular shopping and dining spots. For those who enjoy boating, picnics, and swimming, Lake Sammamish State Park is right across I-405. If you’re interested in convenient shopping and good food, look no further than downtown Issaquah and charming Gilman Village. As for Talus-area schools, the Issaquah School District has a Silver Star national ranking and boasts test scores above the state averages.
You’ll find a variety of home types and values in Talus, including condos, town homes, apartments, buildable lots, and single-family homes. In addition, a full-spectrum retirement community is part of the Talus development. All in all, the Talus slope attracts residents who enjoy scenic views, environmental awareness, neighborhood diversity, unique architecture, and quick freeway access to Bellevue and Seattle.