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Success Stories
“Barbara was amazing! She was available for us and helped us to make decisions based on her knowledge & expertise of the Hayward area. Not knowing much about the area she guided us and answered so many of our questions making the whole process stress free! We couldn't be more satisfied! Thanks!”
John & Andrea Schuttloffel, November 2016


Lake Links
Sawyer County has some of the most pristine lakes in northern Wisconsin. Each year thousands of visitors descend on our area for the food, festivals and fun.

Gail & John Hansen, May 2017

John and I both appreciate all of you at Woodland and thank you very much for helping us sell our home. We've used Gary to help us before and he did a great job, so we chose Woodland again. 

Victoria & Terry Gaynor, May 2017

Superb agency to work with! 

Markus & Katie Tabbert, May 2017

Have known the Nathan family for years. Everyone at Woodland was wonderful! Gary and the rest of the staff went above and beyond to make us feel comfortable and confident. Thank you for making our "selling" process as painless as possible!

Bob & Lori Johnson, April 2017

Through our sale of our lake home, lake lot and purchase of our current property - we have enjoyed working with the Staff of Woodland Developments & Realty. You have not only worked for us, but became our friends and that says a whole lot!

Gregg & Linda Lundberg, March 2017

Although Woodland Developments & Realty was suggested to us - we were aware of Gary Nathan's professionalism, honesty, integrity, and excellent customer service. The office staff is very friendly and exhibits a positive atmosphere. We were very pleased with Gary and will recommend Woodland Developments & Realty to people we know who will be selling and looking to buy a home.

Sherry Thomas, December 2016

It was a pleasure working with Gary and his staff. As a licensed Wisconsin real estate salesperson, myself, I felt comfortable working together from beginning to end. They were knowledgeable, professional, and always available to handle what needed to be done.

Clyde Smith, December 2016

Well Done! Worked with me long distance.

Paul Smith / Steve Friendshuh, December 2016

You guys are the best!

Michael & Lois Downey, December 2016

Tim Gardner is a very thorough agent and extremely helpful during the whole process. We always knew what was happening.

John & Andrea Schuttloffel, November 2016

Barbara was amazing! She was available for us and helped us to make decisions based on her knowledge & expertise of the Hayward area. Not knowing much about the area she guided us and answered so many of our questions making the whole process stress free! We couldn't be more satisfied! Thanks!

Robert & Kay Halloin, November 2016

Our agent kept us informed, and the paperwork was excellent.

Ben & Joyell Johnson, November 2016

"The attention that Matt gave us, especially as out-of-town buyers, was great. He worked with our schedule and helped us through several paperwork and cabin buying questions. We highly recommend him. Thank you!

Barb Jacobsen, November 2016

Tim was extremely professional and very helpful! He went out of his way to listen to what I was looking for in a home. He made the entire buying process as easy as he could for me, including providing me with a personal checklist of timelines when providers, utilities, etc. needed to be contacted. His suggestions for contact people(banking, inspectors, etc) were "spot on" and very helpful and appreciated!

David & Ivalynn Jawish, November 2016

Tim was very nice to work with. He kept in contact with us at every step and answered every question & concern we had!

Larry Alexander, November 2016

Gary, you were great. You kept my feet on the ground. And you have an above excellent staff. Hope you enjoyed your vacation!

Steven & Lori Roberts, October 2016

In the slow market as it is at the time of our sale, we held fast to our asking price knowing they chance of not having a sale - our agent Matt Albrecht was on board with our decision and did not waver in his professionalism. Thank you Matt! 

Brennon Novacek & Melodie Englund, October 2016

Matt did a very good job throughout the entire process from house showings through closing.

Larry & Susan Johnson, October 2016

Selling a place and moving on to another home can be very stressful. You made is as easy as possible. 

Barry Swiler, October 2016

Absolutely excellent. Could not be happier. They performed in every phase of the sale perfectly.

Brad Domagala & Guy Whitehead, October 2016

Very professional organization, inside support was fantastic. Thank you!

Dan & Tiffany Yankowiak, October 2016

Thank you to all the Woodland staff, we appreciated all you did!

The Elza Family, October 2016

We have all heard "Honesty is the best policy". At Woodland, honesty is THE policy. The team is excellent to work with.

Lorin Vreeland & Alexandra Mullen, October 2016

Thank you all for all of the work that went into helping us buy our dream home!

Leny Davis, October 2016

Matt was very professional and kept me informed about what was needed from me. Thanks to Matt, my closing was fast and easy.

Mike Nelson, August 2016

Gary always responded to my requests and questions promptly. During the closing process his office staff was also very quickly responsive, providing, what I needed. I would recommend Woodland to any one seeking to buy or sell a home.

Joe & Sarah Evitch, August 2016

Selling your home is a huge step and can be overwhelming. Gary and his staff went above and beyond to make my family feel comfortable. They were very knowledgeable, offered advice, and respected my decisions. I felt confident that they would successfully guide me through this process. I am extremely satisfied and glad that I chose them as my realtors and would highly recommend Woodland Realty.

Tim Blanski & Lisa Catton, August 2016

Gary and his staff were professional, efficient, and they made the closing process a breeze. Above all, they were a delight to work with. I would strongly recommend them to anyone.

Scott & Leah Rued, August 2016

We had a wonderful experience buying our home. Gary and his staff went above to make our purchase and transaction smooth. Excellent communication with Gary and his office. Thank you!

Stephen & Mary Beth Allsop, August 2016

Thank you for all you did to help us sell our home. Your service was exemplary and you conducted yourselves with a very high level of honesty, clarity, & integrity. You folks rock!

Steve Kuklinski, August 2016

Excellent. Thorough. Clear and timely communication. Excellent guidance and insights throughout the process! Great Team! Thanks!

Ron & Rachel Pechauer, July 2016

We felt with Woodland we would get the best personal and professional service....and we did!

Karen Dorum, July 2016

Could not have asked for better people to work with. Questions were answered promptly, all communication was easy & made easy. Very professional. Gary was exactly what we needed as an agent. Every staff member went beyond what was expected for us. We would recommend Woodland Development to anyone. They were great at showing the house and telling us, or helping us, to decide, our best ways to handle every situation that came up. Far exceeded our expectations. "Thank You" to everyone at Woodland.

Lavern & Megan Kauffman, July 2016

Thanks for all your hard work Matt. We appreciate all you did for us. You handled our end of things very well! Big Thank You!

William & Cynthia Conger, July 2016

Jim was exceptional to work with. Every question we had or issue that arose was acted on expeditiously. After visiting properties, we often arrived home to find email messages from Jim that answered our questions. At closing, an issue that could have been a deal breaker, or at a minimum delayed closing, was acted on in an extremely professional and efficient manner. We were very please with all aspects of the purchasing process. Thank you!

John & Barbara Freeman, June 2016

Jim Dahlby was superb! He answered all our questions promptly and correctly. We will recommend Jim to anyone we meet who is looking for property in the Hayward area.

Noreen Leahy, June 2016

Jim Dahlby was critical to the entire process. Dedicated to finding the right house, navigating the purchase, and the closing. A calm & steady voice of reason. Purchasing a furnished home proposed some challenges that Jim handled with extraordinary care. Even going so far as to personally replace a BBQ that was removed from the property. Above & beyond, again & again. So grateful he was by our side.

Doug & Diane Buster, May 2016

It has always been a great pleasure to work with Gary & the entire Woodland staff. Woodland Developments & Realty is the finest group I have ever worked with. 

Rick & Kim Allen, May 2016

In a very tough mid range home market, Gary & Team was honest regarding expectations and worked very hard to affect the sale of our home. Customer service, feedback, optimism all a plus!! Thank you!

Ryan & Stacy Wilson, May 2016

The entire staff at Woodland was extremely kinda & helpful. We were impressed at how flexible they were & were always looking to make us happy.

Kristina Mikkelson, May 2016

Moving from out of state, it was very helpful to receive contacts for painting, home inspections, etc. Woodland Dev. (Gary Nathan) went above and beyond by assisting in having light bulbs change out & door locks changed.

Collette Lambert, April 2016

I have worked with Gary many times over the years and have always been pleased with service....Above and beyond, very professional.

Arnold & Cheryl Gustafson, April 2016

Gary and the office staff were very helpful through the whole process. 

Gary & Shelley Nelson, April 2016

Thank you for your help and knowledge making the transition of purchasing our new cabin! - Thank you again Jim Dahlby.

Eileen Jubera, February 2016

Gary and Amanda were always very helpful and professional. Thank you for all the time and hard work you put into selling the house!

Jonah & Jessica Beckermann, December 2015

You guys were amazing in terms of service, knowledge, communication, and genuine concern for us. Thanks you Amanda and Gary for all your help. We are so excited to move into our new home!

Brad & Sue Wendel, November 2015

You and your staff were professional, prompt, courteous, responsive, helpful and pleasant. We are grateful to you all for your assistance and could not be happier. Thank you!! 

John & Deanna Jaeckel, October 2015

We were extremely satisfied with everyone involved in the process! Very professional knowledgable & all around great service. We would recommend Woodland Realty highly!

Ben & Tiffany Hanson, October 2015

Chris and Jim were outstanding to work with. We really appreciate all the extra effort they put in to find us a home for our family. Thank you so much, Ben & Tiffany

Ken & Laura Higgins, October 2015

Gary knows the Hayward Lakes market like the back of his hand. He was extremely helpful in our property search and guiding us through each step of the buying/closing process. He was also a great resource for local contractors, service providers and other resources. I would recommend Gary in a heartbeat to anyone searching for property in the Hayward area. 

Rusty & Sherry Orton, September 2015

Matt did a wonderful job! We never once felt pressured to make a decision. All staff was extremely helpful, efficient and very welcoming. Closing was awesome! Thank you!

Gary & Karen Petrich, September 2015

Jim was very good to work with, and got back to us right away if we had questions. Thank you Jim!

Luke Wielgot, September 2015

I really appreciate how Gary balanced representing both the seller & myself without any bias one way or the other. This purchase was a childhood dream! 

Christina Geidel, August 2015

I was treated extremely well by everyone there. They made the whole move easier on me!

Heath & Ann Davis, August 2015

We had never sold a home before & were unsure of the process. The team showed patience & professional courtesy & walked us through each hoop of the sales process. We sailed through the process without worry or stress and knew that Gary & the Woodland Team had our backs! Very blessed & thankful! 

Richard Kuhns, July 2015

"Although it took 2 years, I can hardly be dissatisfied with 50 showings. I thought Gary was very professional and the office staff always very responsive."

Stephen & Kristine Soegaard, July 2015

"Gary Nathan is a professional who knows the real estate business. He made the transaction easy. It was a pleasure to work with him."

Aaron Lew & Sarah Hagberg, July 2015

"Woodland was very understanding and professional. We were very happy with the overall communication with everyone."

Fran Petrouske, May 2015

"My "home-purchasing situation" has been quite complicated for me. Gary's patience and understanding in assisting me to find a house is so appreciated."

Steven & Roberta Ungar, May 2015

"Every aspect of our interactions with Gary and the staff at Woodland Developments & Realty was professional and friendly. Listings, updates and the final sale process were all handled with expertise & class."

Steve Kaner, May 2015

"Gary and his staff were extremely helpful and thorough. His knowledge of the market is tremendous."

Jeffrey Itzen & Sheila Longhenry, April 2015

"It was a pleasure working with such great people. Gary was wonderful to work with! He made the process easier."

Mark & Rita Thompson, March 2015

"Barbara is very helpful and willing  to go the extra mile."

Jordan & Kelsey Gensmer, February 2015

"Thank you to all who helped Jordan and I make a dream come true. We could not have done it without every body at Woodland's help. You are all an amazing team and it shows! Great Job!"

Malcolm & Brittany Haag, January 2015

"Thank you so much! You were all so accommodating & helpful!"

Donna Munnik, December 2014

"Who can complain when your property sells in under a months time. Thank you so much! 

Richard & Lindsey Stevens, December 2014

"We will recommend Gary & Amanda to all of our friends, co-workers and clients. Big town results with small town hospitality. Greatly appreciated!"

Ann DeCicco, November 2014

"Thanks to the Woodland Staff for their help and dedication in getting my house sold. From listing to closing I always felt my best interests was their focus in making me feel comfortable with all decisions in the process."

Roger & Karen Handtke, November 2014

"We appreciated all the time, input, & information in finding our home (which we love!)... And also getting us acquainted with the community: it's places, people & services. Your extra time given to help us coming from out of town was invaluable!"

Jim & Sharon Kuh, October 2014

"Gary, Amanda, & Staff kept us well informed and answered any questions and concerns we had. We are very happy to have had found them."

Michael & Sandra Newman, October 2014

"Gary and the Woodland Realty stoff were outstanding! They went above and beyond our expectations in helping us find a spectacular home. Thank you!"

James Christiansen & Thomas Christiansen, September 2014

"Your office motto is appropriate. Describes your service very well. Marie was very helpful and handled all issues concerning the sale very efficiently. Did a great job and always had the answers to any questions. Would definitely recommend your agency."

Christina Fuller, September 2014

"Thank you for your kindness, support, and guidance. You made my priorities your priorities."

Mike & Leanne Hansen, September 2014

"I enjoyed working with Gary and the entire team at Woodland."

William & Sarah Pelkey, July 2014

"We dealt with Gary Nathan and the rest of the staff two years ago and had a positive experience so when it was time to purchase this time, we went back to them."

James & Gloria Tollefsbol, July 2014

"We couldn't ask for a more professional and efficient procedure. Everyone in your office was efficient, kind, helpful, & prompt. Thank you for making a stressful situation as pleasant as possible." 

Richard & Kathleen Estry, June 2014

"Gary and his staff exceeded our expectations throughout. From his initial evaluation and listing, to marketing, to help with some unexpected developments and through closing. They were very prefessional and communicative. We are happy to recommend them."

Jason & Lisa Stark, June 2014

"Gary was great! The process of finding & buying a home was a great one due to his professionalism & the care he gave us."

James Mattson, May 2014

"It was a refreshing change to feel that Gary was truly committed to getting our property sold and his communitcation and feedback during the whole process was superb."

Diana Lewis, May 2014

"Honest communication, feedback on showings was quick, liked the mulitple sites used, very professional, willing to give up a percentage of commission in order to make the sale, appreciate the good advise on liability and changing all the locks after the sale. A pleasure to work with everyone!!"

Kevin Bahr & Michelle Frost-Bahr, May 2014

"Gary, thank you so much for everything. You and Woodland Development have been great to work with!"

Robert Jones, May 2014

"I am convinced Woodland Realty, (1)presented & marketed our lake home superbly, & (2)attracted more potential buyers than other realtors would have done. We interviewed four area realtors. I am now convinced we made the right decision."

Roger & Mary Schlichting, May 2014

"Though there were several issues that came up with this home purchase, Gary was very responsive and effective in dealing with them."

Matt & Cara Jones, April 2014

"Thanks so much Gary, Amanda, & Amber!"

Ben & Mary Kanters, April 2014

"Prompt responses to inquiries. Friendly Staff."

Pat & Alice Harrison, March 2014

"Gary did an absolutely amazing job. He went above and beyond any thing we could have imagined. He was and is always professional and courteous. The best in the business"

Stephen Schultz, October 2013

"Barbara did a nice job in a tough market. She was invaluable in the closing process."

Dan & Nancy Gunderson, September 2013

"Everyone at Woodland is very professional and friendly. We really were impressed with how our home was presented on the internet! Photos were great. Thanks again to all of you."