250. Method of payment on completion.

By the Standard Conditions of Sale1, the buyer is to pay the money due on completion by a direct transfer of cleared funds from an account held in the name of a conveyancer at a clearing bank and, if appropriate, by an unconditional release of a deposit held by a stakeholder2. There is a condition in the Standard Commercial Property Conditions3 which is similar in effect. If the buyer wishes to pay by any other method, an express amendment to the contract will need to be made4. Where a transaction is being funded by the client in cash, or