Eddie and his partner Michelle Blessing both grew up in the Colorado Springs area and have spent their entire real estate careers with ERA Shields Real Estate, one of the most respected companies in the area. Since teaming up Eddie & Michelle have been the top producing team for ERA in the entire Mountain Region and a Top 15 Team across the entire country.

They are dedicated to providing the highest level of service while assisting clients with the buying and selling of their homes. As professional Realtors, they will walk you through every step of the process, keep in constant communication throughout the entire transaction, provide thoughtful counsel and be there for you at closing and beyond.


Eddie has been licensed since 1998 and has earned the Certified Negotiation Expert and Pricing Strategy Adviser designations from the National Association of REALTORS. He is a former Partner and Managing Broker and has extensive relocation experience which combined with his area knowledge allows him to advise clients extraordinarily well.  Eddie believes deeply in giving back to the community and has been involved with Leadership Pikes Peak, the Chamber & EDC, Big Brothers Big Sisters and University Club at UCCS.  He is currently the Head Coach for Coronado Boys Soccer.  He is married with 2 teenage sons.


Prior to working as a real estate consultant, Michelle competed as a professional triathlete, runner and cyclist. Some of her accomplishments include: running three Ironman Triathlons, cycling for Team Saturn, and winning the Empire State Building Run-up in New York City. By 1998, she transitioned into coaching and was selected as the Olympic Triathlon Coach for the men’s and women’s teams for the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney. She was also honored as the USOC Triathlon coach of the year in 2001 and 2002. Michelle sits on many community boards and enjoys virtually all sports and spending time in the awesome Colorado outdoors with her friends and family – especially her young grandchildren.