Marissa González
Marissa González
BBVA Research - Senior Economist

Marissa González is a Senior Economist at BBVA Research Mexico where she specializes in Real State analysis.

Marissa collaborated in Sociedad Hipotecaria Federal as Under Director of market analysis and competitiveness where she was responsible of the SHF House Price Index, the annual estimation for housing demand and the calculation of substandard dwellings, among other market indicators.

In the private sector, she worked as a consultant for D2D in London, England and in the information and statistics area for Commercial Development for ING Insurance.

She has taught stochastics process at Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, ITAM.

Marissa has a Master’s Degree in Economics and Econometrics from the University of Nottingham and a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Mathematics from ITAM.

Latest publications

At the end of 2023 we find opposite results in the Real Estate market. Construction presents historical results, growth rates well above the average in different indicators. The housing market is contracting with figures as of November 2023. In both cases, we estimate that in 2024 both sectors will reverse the trends
Construction grows 10.5% in the second trimester of 2023, the impulse comes from Civil construction. Mortgage credit shows a contraction of 4.1% on number of mortgages and 8.6% on credit amount. The potential demand for affordable housings amounts to 3.2 million houses.
We analyze female participation in the mortgage market in terms of access to credit, the amount of credit, and the interest rate.