QCOSTARICA | Looking for a maid in Costa Rica can seem an easy thing, whether for full-time or part-time, in reality can be stressful and costly.
While there many small and informal agencies to help employers and domestic workers connect, several have built a reputation, one, like Domésticas CR, had business for 20 years.
Domésticas CR, Agencia de Empleadas Domésticas GDL, Femme and Esposas de Alquiler (wives for hire), offer options to meet the needs of its customers.
While a typical agency will change ¢20,000 colones for their services, others charge up to ¢75,000 or more. The fee assures the employer to connect with the right domestic worker, meeting the needs of hours, days worked and special needs. In some cases, the agency takes over the payroll