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What is the availability and cost of household help, and what types of help are typically employed by expatriates?

Household help is fairly inexpensive. You can get someone to come 3-4 days per week for roughly $200 per month. That means they will clean and cook. You can get a gardener for about $100 per month. House help is almost a MUST in it is difficult to navigate the city and markets to get goods and supplies. - Dec 23, 2016
Very available and very cheap. - Aug 8, 2007