Private Property Towing

Parking in the Bay Area has become a headache. No matter how many signs you post, someone will park on your private property. Courtesy Tow can help! Have a large vehicle to be towed? Have a motorcycle or scooter you need removed? Have a low clearance garage? No problem! We will get you hooked! With two locations and a truck for every size job, Courtesy Tow can meet your needs!


We offer our services to our customers 24 hours a day seven days a week. We offer a 30 minute arrival time to remove unauthorized vehicles. We have the latest equipment to accommodate the task of private property towing in San Francisco and beyond. We service shopping malls, apartment complexes, residential communities, gas stations, underground garages, and parking companies. We offer free customized signage to meet your needs and comply with the California Vehicle Code. When signing a tow agreement, Courtesy Tow will provide you with a copy of the laws that govern private property towing. We visit each property and install signs to ensure that every tow is a legal tow.


Predatory towing has become a large problem, especially in San Francisco! When choosing a tow company for your property make sure you choose a company that looks out for you! Being members of the California Tow Truck Association, Courtesy Tow is kept up to date on all changes made to towing laws.

We offer a variety of complimentary services geared to providing you with convenient and secure solutions to most parking problems:

  • Illegally parked vehicles in assigned, visitor, or management spaces
  • Unwanted commercial or recreational vehicles
  • Vehicles parked in disabled spaces without proper placard
  • Double parking, blocking loading zones, garages, and dumpsters, or illegal tandem parking
  • Offenders of fire lanes, fire hydrants, and red zone areas
  • For sale vehicles and overnight parking
  • Inoperable or abandoned vehicles

By utilizing private property impound along with courtesy tow’s complimentary services,  all of these common parking problems can be reduced and/or eliminated, at no charge:

  • Parking Permits (window decals or hanging placards) to be used for residents, management, visitors, vendor/commercial vehicles, or other temporary vehicles parked on your property
  • Tow Away Signs customized for the parking regulations of your property, along with free installation and replacement
  • Digital photographs of every vehicle towed from your property documenting the violation
  • Certificate of insurance
  • Assistance with setting up a parking permit program suited for your property.
  • Regular inspections of your property to insure permit compliance.
  • Discounted service calls for your residents, including: jumpstarts, tire changes, lock-outs, and towing to your resident’s preferred repair facility
  • 24-hour state-of-the-art Customer Service Center.
  • 2 Locations throughout the to provide convenient access to towed vehicles.

In addition to the parking solutions and complimentary services provided by courtesy tow, a private property impound solution can be beneficial to your property in a number ways:

  • Signage can provide added security to your property
  • Enforcing fire lanes can help you avoid possible fines from local authorities
  • Removing inoperable and/or abandoned vehicles can prevent a possible decline in property value
  • Impounding illegally parked vehicles can provide a more secure legal parking area for your community

Courtesy Tow has the ability to help you solve your parking problems. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for immediate impound or to address any of your questions or concerns.