Masjid Taqwa Purchase Project


Building Address: 1608 Como Avenue. St Paul, MN 55108

Alhamdulillah, after several years of searching, we have found a wonderful building for our permanent Masjid location.
The building is located on the intersection of Snelling Avenue and Como Avenue in St Paul.
It is conveniently located just 5 minutes away from St Thomas University and Hamline University.
It is a Multi-tenant commercial/ office/retail building with high visibility & profile, across the street from the Minnesota Fairgrounds

You can download the sales brochure for this building here.

Total Project Cost – $640,000
Outstanding Loan – $522,972

The property was listed for $505,000.
Alhamdulillah, through negotiation, we were able to reduce the purchase price down to $420,000. (Discount of $85,000)

In addition to the purchase price, we incurred the following costs:

Costs
$  420,000      Building Price
$     20,000     Closing Costs
$  164,000      Contractor
$     15,000     Musalla Carpet
$     10,000     Tiles
$     11,000     Other Construction Costs
 $   640,000     TOTAL COSTS

Actual Collections
$      78,721     Reimbursement by Old Landlord
$      12,307     Fundraiser & Online 2014
$      10,000     Weekly Collections 2014
$       4,500      Fundraiser & Online 2015
$       5,000      Weekly Collections 2015
$       6,500      Online Collections 2015
$   117,028      TOTAL COLLECTIONS

We Need Your Help

Please help us for the sake of Allah.
The Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) said: “Whoever builds a house for Allah, Allah will build for him a house in Jannah”.
You can donate online by paypal here.
You can write a check to MAS MN and mail it to 4100 East 66th Street. Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076
Or you can perform a bank wire transfer. Please contact us for BankWiring Information.

Approved by US Government as a non-profit charity

Alhamdulillah, we are approved by the US Government (Internal Revenue Service) as a non-profit charity (501c3). All donations are tax deductible. Click here to see our approval letter.

Current Masjid Activities

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