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Valuations

Our team of nine in-house valuers have built an enviable reputation over the years, for providing prompt, accurate & professional service to our clients. Our daily exposure in the marketplace, supported by our auction division, which conducts over 180 plant & equipment sales per annum, means we are well aware of market trends & ensures our clients of up to date & accurate information, Confidentiality & discretion are always assured.

Why Value?

Valuations are carried out for a numbers of different reasons. Some of the most common are:

- Acquisitions - Partnership Disputes - Tax Consolidation
- Mergers - Depreciation - General Accounting
- Asset Registers - Insolvency - Refinancing
- Take Overs    

MGS conduct over 500 valuations per annum. We offer valuations to most sectors of the business market including:

- Automotive - Hospitality - Manufacturing
- Engineering - Information Technology - Materials Handling
- Estate Goods & Chattels - Primary Production - Mining
- Food Production - Printing - Transport

When you contact MGS about a valuation, you can be assured that your goods will be assessed fairly & in good faith, based upon:

- Auction Realisation - Fair Market - Insurance Replacement Cost
- Fair Market Existing Use    

Valuers

  Jamie Codling | MSAA (Master), AVAA
Auctioneer & Valuer
Mobile: 0418 823 278
Email: jamiec@mgs.net.au
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Jamie first joined MGS in 1991 where he was trained in NSW to become an Auctioneer and Valuer. Over 20 years later, Jamie is the Director of MGS and has gained invaluable experience in conducting valuations and auctions. Jamie also has served 4 years as a Board Member of The Society of Auctioneers and Appraisers. Jamie won the Society of Auctioneers & Appraisers General Auctioneer of the year award in 2011.
  Andrew Maros | MSAA (Master)
Auctioneer & Valuer
Mobile: 0418 845 884
Email: andrewm@mgs.net.au
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Andrew holds over 20 years experience in the Auctions and Valuation Industry and is a previous Board Member of the Society of Auctioneers & Appraisers. Andrew won the Society of Auctioneers & Appraisers General Auctioneer of the year award in 2003.
  Andrew Robertson | MSAA (Master), API (P&M)
Certified Practicing Valuer
Mobile: 0418 826 025
Email: andrewr@mgs.net.au
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Andrew is a Certified Practising Valuer at MGS and has over 45 years experience to his name. He is a Founding Member of the Australian Institute Valuers Plant and Equipment Division.
  Chris Codling | MSAA
Senior Valuer
Mobile: 0408 840 720
Email: chrisc@mgs.net.au
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Chris is a Senior Valuer at MGS and has over 30 years experience in the industry. He was the Founder of C Codling & Co Real Estate Agents and an original member of the Auctioneers and Appraisers Association of South Australia.
  James Hutchinson | MSAA
Auctioneer & Valuer
Mobile: 0410 307 148
Email: jamesh@mgs.net.au
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James has over 10 years experience and specialises in Computer & Electronics, Business Equipment. He holds a Cert IV in Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S).
  Justin Valente
Valuer
Mobile: 0400 027 717
Email: justinv@mgs.net.au
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Justin has over 15 years experience and specialises in Catering Equipment, Earthmoving Machinery & Equipment
  Tom Baker | MSAA
Auctioneer & Valuer
Mobile: 0407 445 555
Email: tommyb@mgs.net.au
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Tom has over 5 years experience and specialises in Agricultural Machinery, Earthmoving Machinery & Equipment
  Robert Hunkin | MSAA
Auctioneer & Valuer
Mobile: 0411 036 196
Email: roberth@mgs.net.au
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Robert has over 15 years experience and specialises in Catering Equipment, Household Furniture Goods & Chattels, Antiques

Member Association

The Society of Auctioneers & Appraisers (SA) Inc. (MSAA)

Is the professional body representing the specialist interests of Auctioneers and Appraisers and provides representation for: Real Estate, Livestock and General Auctioneers & Appraisers through Nationally Accredited Training and Competition by way of the Messenger Community News~Mortgage Choice Golden Gavel Awards and supports excellence and technical education in Schools with the Messenger Community News~Mortgage Choice School's Auction Idol Competition.

Our Members appraise, sell, auction and value Real Estate (Residential, Commercial, Industrial and Rural), Chattels, Plant and Machinery, Antiques, Fine Art and Livestock and many other varied categories which are outlined in our Membership directory search.

We have a current Membership in excess of 300 professionals which represent the Principals of the Key Real Estate and General Auctioneering and Appraising Companies in metropolitan and country South Australia, including the Major Franchise Groups as well as Independents.

Auctioneers & Valuers Association Australia (Inc.) (AVAA)

The AVAA is governed by a Constitution ratified by The Australian Securities and Investments Commission. All members are also bound by a Code of Ethics. Any member who breaches the AVAA's Code of Ethics is liable to disciplinary action by the Association.

The AVAA is an industry based, self-governing body. Membership is voluntary.

Membership comprises Corporations, Sole Traders, Auctioneer, Valuer, Associate and Life members. All categories of members must be practising Auctioneers and/or Valuers. Members have required statutory levels of experience and are encouraged to pursue ongoing education.

Corporate and Sole Trader auctioneer and valuer members are required to hold Professional Indemnity Insurance.

Corporate and Sole Trader auctioneer members are required to maintain a Trust Account which is subject to an annual audit. An Audit Certificate has to be presented to the AVAA annually.

AVAA members are committed to providing the highest levels of professionalism in their dealings with client.