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Document and entity information Document (USD $)
In Millions, except Share data, unless otherwise specified
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2013
Feb. 13, 2014
Jun. 30, 2013
Document Information [Abstract]      
Entity registrant name Altisource Residential Corporation    
Entity central index key 0001555039    
Current fiscal year end date --12-31    
Entity filer category Accelerated Filer    
Document type 10-K    
Document period end date Dec. 31, 2013    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2013    
Document fiscal period focus FY    
Amendment flag false    
Entity common stock, shares outstanding   56,807,162  
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer Yes    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Public Float     $ 384.8