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There comes a time in many people's lives when they look to move from their family home into a smaller, more manageable property.

If you're looking to downsize your home, it's important to know how to avoid common mistakes and how to make the process go smoothly.

Do: work out what you really want

When you've become accustomed to living in a bigger home, it's easy to take its benefits for granted. When you move to a smaller home, you will naturally have to cut out some of these features, so making a list of the things you definitely need versus the nice extra touches that you want can make it...