Documents the processes by which housing equity ebbs and flows between bricks & mortar and other goods & services. Options include debt consolidation & the purchase of safety net services, as well as investments to add value and/or to create living spaces. Equally the equity in homes may be used to buy education, lifestyles, time, or a range of other 'things'. Casts light on the use of housing wealth in consumption. Data comprised of discussions about housing wealth, mortgage debt, and mortgage equity withdrawal. To obtain a free account please register with the UKDA.