MinnesotaOffice Newmark Knight Frank closes 65,000-square-foot office lease for the Nerdery in Minnesota market August 6, 2020 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share via email Newmark Knight Frank closed a 65,000-square-foot office lease for the Nerdery at 7700 France Ave. in Edina, Minnesota. Nerdery is a digital business consultancy focusing on product and service development. Bloomington, Minnesota-based Frauenshuh owns 7700 France Avenue. Newmark Knight Frank executive managing director Jim Damiani, associate directors Ryan Bohrer and Andrew Commers and transaction manager Maura Carland represented Nerdery in the transaction. Having been located in a Bloomington industrial park for more than a decade, Nerdery’s new office location at 7700 France will provide the company easier access for its clients and proximity to employee amenities. Nerdery will relocate to its built-out space in September. Minneapolis-based Studio KKChong designed the consultancy’s space build-out. The space will include an internal staircase, reception area with coffee bar and a rooftop patio.