Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - $ / shares
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2016
Apr. 28, 2016
Document And Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name New Residential Investment Corp.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001556593  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Mar. 31, 2016  
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)   230,471,202
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q1  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2016