your last choice should be your first.
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Like said, the Marantz PM8004 is highly considered and built in Japan alongside their Reference components and speaking of them, the PM 15S2b (which I own) has allowed me to get off the merry-go-round and simply enjoy the music. If you can swing it, you might be incredibly satisfied. Demos can be had for about 20% off (Music Direct is where I got mine from-great people to deal with and it comes with a 30 day trial period).
Good luck and enjoy your "downsizing" as you'll wonder why you didn't do it sooner.
All the best,
The PM8004 is crazy good for $999. You can sometimes pick up a factory refurb for less from Accessories4less.com. They have a really low noise floor and a very neutral, linear, but musically involving presentation. They fly in the face of conventional wisdom in that (IME) they can power a $10K pair of speakers without betraying their price point.
Another one to consider may be the Onkyo A-9070. The list price is $200 more but is probably more likely to be discounted and it sweetens the deal with a built-in 24/192 DAC.
I haven't heard this unit, but in another thread an HFC-er who'd heard the PM8004 liked the A-9070 better.
If you plan on continued use of the subwoofer, you might consider tha Harmon Kardan HK 990 integrated. It includes bass management capabilities for seamless sub/main integration that IMHO are likely to be more beneficial than anything else distinguishing one choice from the next. I believe that NAD also has an integrated with bass management, so that might be worth looking into as well.