REAL ESTATE: 44 Prospect St, Fortitude Valley. Picture: realestate.com.auIt has proved a lucrative investment, with the tenancy returning $50,000 a year plus outgoings.Ms Greene said the one thing she loved about going to work there was that it wasn’t a typical sterile office environment. GET THE LATEST REAL ESTATE NEWS DIRECT TO YOUR INBOX HERE “It doesn’t feel like you’re going to work there because it has such a homey feel,” she said.Selling agents Judy Goodger and Aaron Woolard of Place New Farm described the property as one of the Valley’s best investment opportunities and a chance to secure a piece of Brisbane’s history. REAL ESTATE: 44 Prospect St, Fortitude Valley. Picture: realestate.com.auAlternatively, the home could be returned to its original use as a charming private residence, accentuated by original character features such as polished timber floors, high ceilings and a brick fireplace. There is also ducted air conditioning, an alarm system and a balcony at the back of the property that captures city glimpses. James Street and the CBD are both within walking distance and the area is well serviced by public transport. REAL ESTATE: 44 Prospect St, Fortitude Valley. Picture: realestate.com.au This heritage-listed cottage at 44 Prospect St, Fortitude Valley, is for sale. Picture: realestate.com.auTHE owners of a heritage-listed worker’s cottage in the heart of Fortitude Valley are selling up after two decades — and are set to pocket at least four times what they originally paid for it.Annie and Brett Greene bought the rare, turn-of-the-century home at 44 Prospect Street in 1997 for $237,000 and are now asking for offers in the early $1 million range.Ms Greene said they originally ran their business, Greene Fox Advertising, out of the property, but have rented it out to another commercial entity since the global financial crisis hit. REAL ESTATE: 44 Prospect St, Fortitude Valley. Picture: realestate.com.auMore from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home2 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor2 hours agoMr Woolard said it was one of the only properties of its kind left in the area as many of the original homes had been overtaken by developments and shopping precincts.The home is tenanted until May 2018 with two, single-year lease options in place after that. Inside, there are multiple functional office spaces, two kitchenettes and a large multipurpose room on the lower level. From hovel to the Hamptons Record breaking sale How did they fit 14 rooms into this? The three-bedroom, one-bathroom property has two street frontages and off-street parking for six cars.