Generally speaking, the reasons for moving to a smaller place can be many. Some people are looking to move out of their parents’ homes. Others are chasing their careers in one of the large cities. Some are just looking for a way to save some money. By all means, they have a similar goal, to downsize efficiently and adjust to a new way of life. Downsizing from a house to an apartment should not be taken lightly. It’s a serious task that requires some real preparation and planning.