Maryna holds the BA, LLB, LLM degrees and is a Director at the Cape Town offices of STBB. She is an admitted Attorney, Notary Public and Conveyancer with many years of experience in the field of property law and conveyancing. She is also the firm's Marketing Director and attends to external publications for the firm as well as conducts ongoing training for estate agent and bankers training and is a regular seminar presenter for attorneys and property practitioners.

Property Law Update | Issue 11 – 2017

BODY CORPORATE WOES TO COLLECT LEVIES

Body Corporate of Empire Gardens v Sithole (240/2016) [2017] ZASCA 28 (27 March 2017)

This judgment illustrates the dilemma often faced by bodies corporate in collecting arrear levies: although it acts on behalf of and for the well-being of all owners, it cannot sequestrate a defaulting owner if it cannot be shown that the step will also be for the benefit of all other creditors of the owner. Perhaps, as the court intimated, this needs the attention of the legislature.

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The Judgment
Summary of the Judgment

 

STBB’S STSMA REFERENCE GUIDE

In this, the nineteenth set of notes for your STSMA Reference Guide, regulation 3 of the Act is discussed.

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Regulation 3 (Other risks to be insured against)
(N.B. Print in landscape)