Should we sell home at a profit to pay off debt?

My house is up about 30 grand more then when I purchased it a few years ago. I am 22 grand in debt. I am thinking about selling and moving into an apartment and saving for a while to get a down payment. The debt has already been consolidated, it will take me years to pay it down. I am in need of a bigger house for... show more My house is up about 30 grand more then when I purchased it a few years ago. I am 22 grand in debt. I am thinking about selling and moving into an apartment and saving for a while to get a down payment. The debt has already been consolidated, it will take me years to pay it down. I am in need of a bigger house for my family. Paying off my debt with the profit from the house would get us a bigger house faster. Thoughts? Good idea? Bad idea?
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