What is the availability and cost of household help, and what types of help are typically employed by expatriates?
Most people have housekeepers and/or nannies a few days a week, and a gardener once a week. Very hard to find a reliable person who is willing to live in. There have been some issues with people's staff having personal problems and quitting suddenly. - Jun 2018
Maid, gardener, nanny etc. many available but hard to find someone trustworthy. The cost cost per day is approximately $300 MNX. - Apr 2017
Many Consulate members have domestic help and it is inexpensive. - Feb 2016
Affordable although some people here have had trouble finding a good nanny. I am one of them. Finally found a keeper, but she wasn't my first option. Availability is easy - they are usually recommended by consulate staff and most pay anywhere from 300-350 pesos for a full days work. - Dec 2015
Available and reasonable. - Jun 2014
Yes. - Feb 2013
Very cheap. We pay $75 for five day a week part time domestic help. - Nov 2011