Agent Profile

Debbie Nelson-Scheffler  -  ABR, GRI

Sales Associate

Eden Prairie
11455 Viking Dr
Eden PrairieMN  55344
Cell (612) 741-5771
Direct (952) 974-3465
Office (952) 934-5400

Services Available


For Sellers:

  • Seller interview, counseling and education to maximize your profit.
  • Recommendations for service providers.
  • Prelist staging advice on the preparation of your home.
  • Personalized comprehensive marketing plan which targets your buyer.
  • Experienced counseling to select a price.
  • Aggressive networking & advertising to expose your home.
  • Target telemarketing to likely buyer for your home.
  • Full service support increases the convenience of selling your home.
  • Continual communication of showing results, advertising & new competition.
  • Aggressive negotiating skills.
  • Coordination of your mortgage, inspection, move and closing.
  • After sale follow-up to insure your satisfaction.

For Buyers:

  • Buyer counseling and education prior to shopping.
  • Recommendations for service providers.
  • Assistance in mortgage application.
  • Professional coordination in your home search.
  • Pre-screening of available inventory to save you time.
  • Advice on resale of your property to build your equity.
  • Market analyses before you buy to level the playing field.
  • Aggressive negotiating skills.
  • After sale follow-up to insure your satisfaction.

Business Philosophy

"My business philosophy is the golden rule.  To treat each transaction as if it were my own.  To be honest and faithful to every person I work with.  To provide competent, exceptional real estate service."


Debbie has always led the way in emerging real estate technologies.   As a home buyer or selling customer, you can be confident that she employs the most current technological tools to successfully market your home with an efficient process.

Education & Awards

  • Graduate, Realtors Institute of Minnesota (GRI)
  • Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR)
  • Seller Representative Specialist (SRS)
  • Certified Relocation Specialist (CRS)
  • Executive Sales Associate (ESA)
  • President's Club Member
  • Multi-Million Dollar Producer
  • Leading Edge Society Member
  • Trainer/Mentor - Coldwell Banker Burnet, Post Graduate Studies
  • Success Corps graduate - Advanced Real Estate Training
  • Bachelor of Science - Nursing (BSN) - University of Minnesota
  • Former Certified Property Manager (CPM)
  • Certified Apartment Manager (CAM) experienced overseeing 1273 units
  • Minnesota Multi-Housing -over 900 hours in sales and marketing training
  • Personal Background

    Debbie is a former Registered Nurse who worked at the University of Minnesota and Minneapolis Children's Hospital.  A lifelong resident of the Twin Cities, Debbie grew up in Minnetonka.  She received her Bachelor's of Science in Nursing from the University of Minnesota. Her career in real estate began in 1983 as a Property Manager. She joined Burnet Realty (now Coldwell Banker Burnet) in 1989. She is active in her church, and currently resides in Chanhassen with her daughter and three (two Champions) Shih Tzu.

    Useful Links:
    Carver County
    SouthWest Metro Chamber of Commerce
    City of Chanhassen
    City of Chaska
    City of Eden Prairie
    City of Excelsior
    City of Minnetonka
    City of Shorewood
    Lake Minnetonka Area Chamber of Commerce