Valuations & Disposal services



A brief, story

POWELLS is a company of experts specializing in all types of Asset Valuations and valuations. Established by Philip Powell approximately 30 years ago, the company is now highly regarded as a preferred service provider to a number of national and international insurance companies, government departments, financial institutions, corporate and private clients.

A handpicked team of skilled personnel (both internal and where necessary outsourced) provide a turn-key valuation service for all immovable and movable assets with experienced auctioneers to take care of the disposal requirements.

Specializing in

  • Auctions

    Philip is a respected member of the South African Institute of Auctioneers, Institute of Estate Agents, and is a Commissioner of Oaths. He continues to provide his services as a fund raising auctioneer for various charities in the local community.

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  • Fundraising

    Charity auctions have become important social events for corporate companies, financial institutions and individuals that want to make a difference. It is an interactive and fun way to contribute to a worthy cause. Items that are auctioned at these events often achieve high prices with little or no bearing to market-related values.

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  • Valuations

    Powells, appointed Appraisers to the High Court of South Africa provides a ‘turnkey’ valuation service tailored to any insurable asset. Special Purpose Valuations form part of our core competence, from Arts and Antiques to Plant and plant and Machinery as well as fixed property of any nature, whether it is commercial, industrial, residential or agricultural improvements.

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Latest auctions

This months auction

This month we have an auction that is a unique sale to be hosted at the state-of-the-art venue. The Argyle in Cape Town, offers highly sought after classic cars, invesment artwork (Gregorie Boonzaaier & Irma Stern to name a few), quality Persian carpets and rugs, hallmarked silver, gold and diamond jewellry, desirable time pieces, antique furniture & interesting & unusual collectables.

Catalogue Conditions of Sale Rates & Levies Conduct Rules Rules of Auction Watch Video

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RICS promotes and enforces the highest professional qualifications and standards in the development and management of land, real estate, construction and infrastructure.


SAIA is committed to offering professional services to both Sellers and Buyers, by equipping, educating and regulating SAIA members to operate professionally and ethically.


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