Boutall bought 100 acres (0.40 km) of former ranch land just west of North Oracle Road, and south of a narrow dirt track now called Orange Grove Road.

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However, the history of the Casas Adobes area predates the arrival of Sam Nanini.

The area bordering the CaƱada del Oro in the north, and the Rillito River in the south was primarily inhabited and utilized by cattle ranchers.

Cattle ranches dominated the Casas Adobes area until the 1920s, when Tucson had grown far enough north and the advent of the automobile made the area more easily accessible.

Over the years, Reid sold parcels of land for home sites, and in 1950 he sold the last of his land.

Some larger residential estates continue to maintain the remaining citrus groves and orchards nearly a century later.

Leonie Boutall, who relocated to Arizona from Tennessee, decided to build a guest ranch in the early 1930s.

The dry climate, her doctor told her, would relieve her bronchial troubles.

Casas Adobes (Spanish: "Adobe Houses") is a census-designated place (CDP) located in the northern metropolitan area of Tucson, Arizona (in Pima County). Casas Adobes is situated south and southwest of the town of Oro Valley, and west of the community of Catalina Foothills.

The attempted assassination of Representative Gabrielle Giffords, and the murders of chief judge for the U. District Court for Arizona, John Roll, and five other people on January 8, 2011, occurred at a Safeway supermarket in Casas Adobes.