Press Release: Third Quarter 2014

Cousins Properties Third Quarter Earnings Release And Conference Call Notice

ATLANTA (September 19, 2014) – Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) today announced that it will release third quarter earnings after the market closes on Wednesday, October 29, 2014. Cousins invites you to participate in its Third Quarter 2014 Conference Call Thursday, October 30, 2014, at 11 a.m. (Eastern Time). The number to call for this teleconference is (212) 231-2920. A 14-day playback will begin at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time on October 30 and run through Thursday, November 13, 2014. To access the playback, please dial (402) 977-9140 and enter the passcode 21734636. In addition, the replay can be accessed on the Company's website, www.cousinsproperties.com, through the "Q3 2014 Cousins Properties Incorporated Earnings Conference Call" link on the Investor Relations page.

Financial and statistical information for the teleconference and earnings presentation will be placed on the Company's website promptly after the earnings release. This information can be accessed through the "Quarterly Disclosures" and "Supplemental SEC Information" links on the Investor Relations page of the website, www.cousinsproperties.com.

About Cousins Properties

Cousins Properties Incorporated is a fully integrated, self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company, based in Atlanta, GA, primarily invests in Class-A office assets located in high growth Sunbelt markets, with a focus on Georgia, Texas and North Carolina. The Company has a comprehensive strategy in place based on a simple platform, trophy assets and opportunistic investments. For more information, please visit www.cousinsproperties.com. Cousins Properties Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Notice

ATLANTA (September 19, 2014) – Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) today announced that it will release third quarter earnings after the market closes on Wednesday, October 29, 2014. Cousins invites you to participate in its Third Quarter 2014 Conference Call Thursday, October 30, 2014, at 11 a.m. (Eastern Time). The number to call for this teleconference is (212) 231-2920. A 14-day playback will begin at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time on October 30 and run through Thursday, November 13, 2014. To access the playback, please dial (402) 977-9140 and enter the passcode 21734636. In addition, the replay can be accessed on the Company's website, www.cousinsproperties.com, through the "Q3 2014 Cousins Properties Incorporated Earnings Conference Call" link on the Investor Relations page.

Financial and statistical information for the teleconference and earnings presentation will be placed on the Company's website promptly after the earnings release. This information can be accessed through the "Quarterly Disclosures" and "Supplemental SEC Information" links on the Investor Relations page of the website, www.cousinsproperties.com.