Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Local Government Dimity Fifer inspected the house that was completely destroyed in inferno at Spring Street on Saturday.
The National Fire Authority is currently investigating the cause of the fire.
Suva Fire Station was alerted of the fire and the crew responded immediately.
Four fire trucks from Suva and Valelevu Fire Stations were quick at the scene, only to find out the house completely engulfed in the flames.
The building is an office space for a company that supplies office furniture, equipment, stationery and educational products.
It took 20 firefighters and senior officers to control the blaze from spreading to nearby buildings.