IS IT WORTH IT TO BUY A SECOND HOUSE TO RENT AND THEN AT RETIREMENT MAKE IT YOUR PRIMARY RESIDENCIs it smart to buy a new construction smaller home for retirement and rent it till that time? Or, should we just wait till retirement and buy a smaller home at that time? September 23 2013 - O Fallon00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.