Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

ORGANIZATION - Summary of Consideration Paid (Footnote) (Details)

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ORGANIZATION - Summary of Consideration Paid (Footnote) (Details) - USD ($)
$ / shares in Units, $ in Thousands
6 Months Ended
Apr. 06, 2015
Jun. 30, 2015
Jun. 30, 2014
Dec. 31, 2014
Business Acquisition [Line Items]        
Common stock, par value (in dollars per share)   $ 0.01   $ 0.01
Share price (in dollars per share)   $ 15.24    
Note payable   $ 138,400    
Non-cash contingent consideration   $ 50,000 $ 0  
HLSS [Member]        
Business Acquisition [Line Items]        
Shares issued (in shares) 28,286,980      
Common stock, par value (in dollars per share) $ 0.01      
Share price (in dollars per share) $ 15.3460      
Purchase price $ 1,000,000      
Note payable [1] 385,174      
Non-cash contingent consideration [2] 50,000      
HLSS [Member] | Upper Range [Member]        
Business Acquisition [Line Items]        
Non-cash contingent consideration 50,000      
HLSS [Member] | Lower Range [Member]        
Business Acquisition [Line Items]        
Non-cash contingent consideration $ 0      
[1] HLSS Seller FinancingNew Residential agreed to deliver $1.0 billion of cash purchase price, including a promise to pay an amount of $385.2 million immediately after closing from the proceeds of financing that was committed in anticipation of the HLSS Acquisition and is collateralized by certain of the HLSS assets acquired.
[2] New Merger PaymentThe New Merger Agreement, and the $50.0 million consideration related thereto, is included as a part of the business combination in conjunction with the Share and Asset Purchase Agreement. The range of outcomes for this contingent consideration is from $0 to $50.0 million, dependent on whether the New Merger is approved by HLSS shareholders and other factors.