Auspex Property

The multiple award- winning company, Auspex Property, is fast making its mark on the property market, especially in its ‘home town’ of Port Elizabeth. Founded by property specialist Ben Nyaumwe in 2004, Auspex Property already comprises four subsidiary companies: Auspex Property Development, Auspex Hotels and Leisure, Auspex Project Solutions and Auspex International Realty employing over 170 staff within the group.

Auspex Property’s first project comprising of an upmarket apartment building on Brookes Hill, elicited an excellent market response and was so successful that it earned a Sapoa Port Elizabeth Property Award in 2007. Another trendsetting residential development, The Pearls followed and Auspex Property then embarked on the development of a five-star international hotel on Port Elizabeth’s beachfront—the Radisson Blu Hotel Port Elizabeth (part of the Rezidor Hotel Group – currently Europe’s second largest hotel group) This already iconic landmark opened its doors to the public in June 2009 and is setting new standards in the hospitality industry in the Eastern Cape.

Ben Nyaumwe who won The Herald Business Person of the Year 2008 Award is always seeking new and exciting challenges. In 2009 Ben took Auspex Property to new heights andamongst other accoladeswas awardedthe 2009 Sapoa over-all winner award for the Eastern Cape, with the magnificent Radisson Blu Hotel. The hotel will now go on to compete in the national event taking place in Gauteng in 2010.




SAPOA Award in Excellence for Property Development; 1st Place- Brookesview Apartments


ABSA/ The Herald Business Person of the Year Award: Entrepreneur Award


SAPOA Award in Excellence for Property Development; 1st Place- Radisson Blu


SAPOA Award in Excellence for Property Development Overall Winner- Radisson Blu Hotel


PERCCI & Nelson Mandela University Geo-Sciences Award for Progress in Enviromental Management Radisson Blu Hotel