Maryna holds the BA, LLB, LLM degrees and is a Director at the Cape Town branch of STBB. She is an admitted Attorney, Notary Public, Conveyancer and Insolvency Practitioner with many years of experience in the fields of property law, conveyancing and the laws relating to corporate compliance (especially in respect of the FICA and POPIA laws). Up until 2018 she was also head of the firm’s national marketing portfolio. She is a seasoned public speaker and presenter, both in person and online. She prepares text for the majority of STBB’s internal and external publications and is editor and co-writer for two pivotal publications in the South African real estate industry – the ABC of Conveyancing (JUTA) and Delport’s South African Property Law and Practice (JUTA).

Newsflash | Interest rate increase

SARB’s Monetary Policy Committee has, as expected, increased the repo rate by 50 basis points from 7.75% to 8.25% effective 26 May 2023.

Similarly, the prime lending rate has increased by this margin from 11.25% to 11.75%. This is the highest the prime lending rate has been since May 2009.

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