Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - $ / shares
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2015
Nov. 01, 2015
Document And Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name New Residential Investment Corp.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001556593  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2015  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer  
Entity Common Stock, Par Value (in dollars per share) $ 0.01  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding (in shares)   230,458,866
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2015