The difficult economy has a silver lining for home buyers.
There is a bounty of foreclosed homes for sale for buyers willing to search and roll up their sleeves to do repair work on neglected properties.
Here are five selling for under $100,000, courtesy of the AOL Real Estate section:
1.) 11834 102nd St.: This three-bedroom, one-bath house has slightly more than 1,000 square feet of space. Built in 1957, also has a family room and a kitchen just off the living room. It's being offered for $57,900.
2.) 2925 E Bay Dr.: This three-bedroom, two bath house is selling for $69,900. Situated on a large lot, the home has 1,400 square feet of space, making it an ideal family home. Built in 1959, it has central AC and two full baths.
3.) 135 Melody Lane: This classic Florida home has two bedrooms, two bathrooms. Described as a handyman special, the home has 1,090 square feet of space. This is a Fannie Mae HomePath Property, which means buyers can purchase the home for as little as 3% down. It's being offered for $74,900.
4.) 2274 SW 17th Ave.: With three bedrooms and two baths, this home is quite a deal at $80,000. It has 1,290 square feet of space and central air-conditioning. It was built in 1967, has a nice-sized yard with tall trees, and has been on the market for only 12 days, as of Monday, April 15, 2013.
5.) 9061 Sunrise Dr.: This lovely three bedroom, two bath house has 1,266 square feet of space and is selling for $89,900. Features include a spacious living area, family room, inside laundry, creamic tile throughout and large fenced yard!