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Awarded Best Reply on How To Get Record Based On Type?

I think that if you have such logic in your relationship defining methods, it is a clear smell that something may not be as it should be.

I also think that you should probably use Morphs rather than "normal" relationships. That way, you have one "detail" relationship, but it relates to a different model depending on the value of a field.

Check out https://laravel.com/docs/5.7/eloquent-relationships#polymorphic-relationships