Housing in Wood River


If you’re moving from an urban area, you can be sure your housing dollars will go further here towards buying or building   that house of your dreams.  Listed below are some of the people/agencies who may help you to find that perfect home.

Local Realtors:

HGI Realty

Your local real estate professionals for over 50 years, with a solid understanding of Wood River area property values and a keen eye on forthcoming opportunities to buy and sell.  Residential, ag and commercial real estate.  Call us first – you’ll be glad you did!

Jim Rennau


Brian Hayes

Bo & Denise Wissing

Chuck & Judy Mead

Packer Trailer Court
Grant Packer

Elizabeth Troyer-Miller


Local Housing Programs:

Wood River Housing Authority, (a.k.a. Overland Trails Oasis)

Wood River Housing Authority is a public housing facility composed of 19 one-bedroom apartments and one fully handicap accessible. Our mission is to provide quality, affordable housing in an efficient, caring & safe manner.

Peggy Krause

Countryside Villas

Affordable housing for persons age 60+.  Enjoy one of our twelve 2 bedroom/1 bath apartments with living, dining, kitchen, laundry plus 1-car garage.  All electric hookups. Rent includes water, sewer, trash, snow removal and lawn care.

Loren Strahoska

Building Your Home

Hayes Home Improvements

Hayes Home Improvements, Inc. is a family-owned company based on service the central Nebraska area since 1995.  We specialize in ground-up construction as well as renovations, add-ons, remodeling and lawn sprinklers.  Call for a free estimate!

Adam Hayes & Brian Hayes


Home Improvements

ABC Seamless

ABC is your ONE SOURCE for home improvements!  We are located in Wood River and service Grand Island, Hastings, Kearney and surrounding communities.  We install seamless siding and gutters, Compozit windows, steel roofing, sunrooms and patio products.

Ted Franssen

Gideon Sod Farms

Your local source for all your residential and commercial seed/sod needs!  Services include fine grading, seeding & sodding throughout central Nebraska.  Sod delivery or pickup available.

Chad Gideon
308-383-6913 or 308-583-2528

GSC Unlimited – A Woman’s Touch Painting

We offer color consulting, painting, staining & lacquering with attention to detail. We have a large crew to meet any deadlines.  Our company works on residential & commercial – large or small.

Greg or Shannilee Cramer

Karla Boshart Landscaping

General landscaping and planting flowers.
Karla Boshart

Klinger’s Plumbing & Heating Inc.

Residential and light commercial plumbing, heating and air conditioning.

Gail Klingsporn