About Us


L & P Mortgage and Financial Services are a Essex based Independent mortgage advisory service. We offer a range of services through our dedicated advisers, with over 60 years combined experience.

We can arrange to discuss your needs at a meeting that is convenient for you, including daytime and evening appointments at our offices, your home or place of work.

From the first contact that we have with you, we aim to meet and exceed your expectations of service and professionalism. We will provide you with products that meet your current and future requirements, as we have access to exclusive schemes that are not readily available on the High Street.

Our services are provided on a fee and or commission based payment.

L & P Mortgage and Financial Services are regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Meet the Team

Steve Lyus Cert CII(MP), FPC pt 1, 2 & 3, MAQ 
Director and Adviser

Steve has been in the financial industry all of his working life in various roles.

The last 16 years have been as a broker dealing direct with the public and many professional introducers.

Steve is a self confessed serious follower of football and enjoys spending time with his family and grandchildren.

Susan Pitt CeMAP, FPC, CeLTM, CeRER
Director and Adviser

Sue has worked in the mortgage industry for over 36 years. The first four years were with a large independent insurance broker as the Mortgage Manager, handling enquiries from a chain of local estate agents.

She has run her own brokerage for the last 30 years and therefore has a wealth of knowledge and experience.

She is fully qualified with full FPC, CeMAP, CeLTM and CeRER.

In Sue’s very infrequent spare time, Sue enjoys gardening, growing her own vegetables and spending time with her family.

Lesley Bearman 
Personal Assistant

Lesley has been part of L&P for over 8 years as a Mortgage Administrator.

Lesley assists Steve the mortgage processing and other administrative duties.

In her leisure time, Lesley enjoys looking after her grandchildren, likes to find time to read and is very talented in knitting.

Andy Orrells 
Administrator & Data Control Officer 

Andy has been with the company since early 2014. Andy has gained experience in the mortgage industry from assisting his mother, Sue Pitt.

He is currently studying to obtain his CeMAP Qualification to become a fully qualified adviser to work along side Sue.

Luke Peck 
Mortgage Administrator

Luke joined the company in 2018.

Luke has only been with the company for a short period of time but has helped oversee and provide new ideas which have benefited the company greatly.

In his spare time he enjoys audio engineering and learning about the financial world to aid his knowledge in his day to day roles.