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).

Property Law Update | Issue 28 – 2017


Anthony and Another v Japies and Others (17614/2016) [2017] ZAWCHC 92(12 September 2017)

The facts of the dispute in this matter tell a story of many twists and turns in the sale of a property and evidence an absence of appreciation of the status of a validly concluded agreement. Here the seller of immovable property sold it to one purchaser and straight after to another purchaser. The second purchaser decided to take transfer, despite being advised that there may be a claim from the previous purchaser. A costly exercise for both the seller and second purchaser, as the judgment shows.

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The Judgment
Summary of the Judgment



In this, the thirty-seventh set of notes for your STSMA Reference Guide, Prescribed Management Rule 16 is discussed.

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Prescribed Management Rule 16
(N.B. Print in landscape)

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